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BEING Studio

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-234-8497
Primary Executive Stephanie Nadeau, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Karen McRae; Email:
Address & Map
The Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave, Rm 304
Ottawa, ON K1R 6H5
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (21 Apr 2020): Physical space has been closed down. An online program is now available called BEING Home. The online program includes virtual group chats, video workshops and art prompts to inspire art projects from home. Fees include art supply kits delivered to your home. Participation fees are reimbursable through Ontario's Passport funding program. Contact for more information.

Community of artists with developmental disabilities working in visual art and creative writing * provides: space, tools, and representation to create and commercialize their art * regular exhibitions * guest artists

Proceeds from artwork sales are evenly split between studio and artist
Hours COVID-19: Centre is closed.
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Residents of Ottawa, 19 years and older who have a developmental disability
Application Call or send an email to schedule a studio visit
Languages English
Fees Program - $60 daily (2019) * daily fee eligible for reimbursment under Ontario Passport Program
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 2002
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 834484073 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees ; Sale of Goods - sale of paintings, greeting cards, holidays cards, calendars, corporate orders
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 25 Sep 2019
Service Categories Art Therapy ~ Developmental Disabilities

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