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SMH (St Mary's Home)

Site: Ottawa - 780 de l'Église St

Service: SMH Young Parent Outreach Centre

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-749-2491
After Hours Phone 613-749-2491 ext 1
Fax 613-569-6582
Primary Contact Mayda Embree, Program and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-749-2491 ext 706; Email:
Alternate Contact Brian Desjardins, Support Counsellor; Phone: 613-749-2491 ext 711; Email:
Primary Executive Kathleen Cummings, Executive Director; Phone: 613-749-2491 ext 732; Email:
Alternate Executive Debra Barriault; Phone: 613-749-2491 ext 739; Email:
Address & Map
780 de l'Église St
Ottawa, ON K1K 3K7
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Note (23 Mar 2020) Center is closed until further notice. Call, email or visit the website for individual support.Support programs for pregnant and parenting youth adapted to individual needs 
Programs for children * parenting * prenatal classes * personal growth * life skills * parenting program for young fathers * attachment therapy * limited child care during programs * High School Achievement Centre * support and counselling * free lunch is provided * food bank * obstetrical clinic * contraceptive clinic * children's play groups * well baby clinics * breastfeeding supports * cooking classes
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Tue 8:30 am-8 pm * Thu 8:30 am-8:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - and surrounding areas
Eligibility Ages: 24 year(s) and under 
Pregnant and parenting youth under 25 years of age * children under 6 years old
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable Routes 14, 7
Other Details
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Residence in 1933 * Young Parent Outreach Centre in 2002
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119189082 RR0001 ; United Way - Ottawa
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * posters
Date Updated 29 Oct 2019
Service Categories Adult High School Diploma Programs ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; Contraception ; Family Life Education ; General Dentistry ; New Dad Parenting Programs ; Nutrition Education ~ Pregnant Teens ; Obstetrics/Gynecology ~ Pregnant Teens ; Outreach Programs ~ Pregnant Teens ; Outreach Programs ~ Teenage Parents ; Outreach Programs ~ Young Adults ~ Parents ; Outreach Programs ~ Young Adults ~ Pregnant Women ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Pregnancy/Childbirth Support Groups ; Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance ; Well Baby Care

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