Carlington Community Health Centre

Site: Ottawa

Service: Health and Social Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone General Services 613-722-4000 ; Medical services 613-722-2161 ; Assertive Community Treatment Team 613-722-9731
TTY Phone 613-761-7633
Fax General services 613-761-1805 ; Medical services 613-722-8471 ; Assertive Community Treatment Team 613-761-8244
Primary Contact Cameron MacLeod, Executive Director; Phone: 613-722-4000 ext 226; Email:
Alternate Contact Maribeth Graham, Director of Corporate Services; Phone: 613-722-4000 ext 230; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Hillary Rose, Coordinator of Volunteers; Phone: 613-722-4000 ext 265; Email:
Primary Executive Cameron MacLeod, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Linda Savoie, Chair, Board of Directors; Email:
Address & Map
900 Merivale Rd
Ottawa, ON K1Z 5Z8
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Health and social services focused on family and community health

Medical Clinic Services:
* comprehensive health care
* immunization programs
* family planning
* management of chronic and short-term health problems
* health information and advice by telephone from registered nurses
* 24-hour on-call service

Health Promotion:
* special focus on seniors, youth, newcomers
* physical activity
* prevention and management of chronic diseases
* stress management
* stop smoking programs
* food security programs
* school success programs

Counselling Services:
* crisis support
* mental health support
* youth, individual and family counselling
* housing and jobs searching
* stress reduction programs
* counselling and groups for women who have experienced abuse
* counselling and groups for youth who need support to express anger in healthy ways

Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT): - see separate record for details

Referral Services:
* nutrition counselling by a registered dietitian (groups and individual)
* home, hospital and palliative visits
* high school health clinics led by a nurse practitioner
* foot care and chiropody
* anonymous human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing
* lung health programs
* seasonal influenza and other immunization clinics

Social Services
* home support services
* community development
* youth programs
* collective kitchen
* Contact Ottawa: voice mail box service for those who are unable to maintain a home phone line, available for a nominal fee
* Millennium Learning Centre (English/French): offers free access to computers and the Internet * resources for job-seekers
* Students Will All Graduate Program (SWAG): delivers social, recreation, mentoring, and life skills for 9th and 10th grade students identified as most at risk of failing without intervention
* Pinecrest-Queensway Employment Services

Parent/Child Programs
* EarlyON
* drop-in playgroups
* parent support program
* baby cupboard
* prenatal care
* breastfeeding support
* Headstart Nursery School
Hours Medical services Mon, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue, Wed 8:30 am-8 pm * Thu 12 noon-8 pm 
General services Mon, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue-Thu 8:30 am-8 pm 
Crisis Intake Mon-Fri 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries North-South: Ottawa River to Baseline Rd; plus Fisher Heights 
East-West: Island Park Dr to Woodroffe Ave
Eligibility Residents living within the boundaries; some flexibility for residents outside of area served 
ACTT: people who have long-term mental health needs 
Walk-in clinic: registered patients only
Application Call or visit website for an appointment
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services * Ministry of Education ; Federal - Human Resources and Skills Development Canada ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106874670 RR0001 ; United Way ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation * Ottawa Hospital Foundation * Community Foundation of Ottawa ; Crime Prevention Ottawa
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * annual report
Date Updated 24 Sep 2019
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Abused Women ; Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Adult Child Sexual Abuse Survivor Counselling ; Assertive Community Treatment ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Birth Control Counselling ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Community Health Centres ; Community Voicemail ; Condition Specific Treatment ; Food Preparation Facilities ; Formula/Baby Food ; General Health Education Programs ; HIV Testing ; Home Management Instruction ; Immunizations ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Job Information ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Neighbourhood Welcoming Services ; Nutrition Assessment Services ; Nutrition Education ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Podiatry/Foot Care ; Postpartum Care ; Prenatal Care ; Psychiatric Case Management ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Well Baby Drop In Centres ; Youth Enrichment Programs

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