Joel’s Hunger for a Good Life

Imagine a childhood marked by family instability, abuse and years in foster care. For Joel this was a sad reality. By the age of 16, when Joel took to the streets, he had been through a lot. Even though his most recent foster home had been a good one, the years had taken their toll. […]

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GET LOUD for Mental Health Week

You’ll be hearing a lot about ‘GETTING LOUD’ in the next few days. Monday marks the start of Canadian Mental Health Week and the Canadian Mental Health Association – an important partner of The Ottawa Mission – wants us to GET LOUD. It means speaking up to stop the discrimination and the stigma that often […]

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Addiction and Trauma Services

Addiction & Trauma Services at The Ottawa Mission supports men in their journey of recovery. Whether they want to stabilize their lives, attend residential treatment, or maintain abstinence in the community, we provide men with the support they need to build a better life.

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Client Services

Client Services Centre is a place where homeless, at risk and vulnerable men and women in the community can access the services and support they need to change their lives.

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Leadercast shines the light on leadership and helping people in need

How do you define leadership? How does one become a better leader? These are questions that everyone asks at one time or another – whether in a professional or personal context. The Ottawa Mission is proud to be a beneficiary of an upcoming event focusing on leadership, called Leadercast®.  This one-day event on Friday, May […]

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