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Britannia Woods Community House

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-820-0853
Fax 613-829-9522
Primary Executive Mohamed Sofa, Executive Director; Email:
Address & Map
115 Ritchie St, Unit 9
Ottawa, ON K2B 6E8
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Note (18 March 2020): Britannia Woods Food Pantry now operating by appointment only, call 613-820-0853 
Community and recreational programs that are geared to the needs of residents of the Britannia Woods (Ritchie Street) 
* after-school educational programs  
* recreational programming for children and youth  
* youth leadership training 
* youth basketball  
* homework club 
* summer camps 
* lunch club program 
* Millennium Learning Centre 
* Emergency Food Pantry
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm  
Emergency Food Pantry Tue 6 pm-8 pm, Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Britannia Woods and Britannia Heights area
Eligibility Programs offered to residents of Britannia Woods (Ritchie Street) * Food Bank also available to surrounding areas, call to confirm if address is within catchment area
Application Drop in or call

To locate the food bank serving a region, use the Ottawa Food Bank locator by clicking here. * NOTE: be aware the postal code may direct callers living close to a boundary to the wrong food bank. Always inform the callers of this possibility. The clients should provide their address to ensure they are oriented towards the right resource. If you are unsure of a referral, call the Food Bank.
Languages English ; French ; Arabic ; Somali
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1978
Funding City / Town ; Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 859656415 RR0001 ; United Way - Community Foundation of Ottawa - Homework Club ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * Program schedule
Date Updated 14 May 2019
Service Categories Basketball ~ Adolescents ; Day Camps ; Drop In Centres for People at Risk ; English as a Second Language ; Food Banks ; Food Preparation Facilities ; Homework Help Programs ; Leadership Development ~ Adolescents ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ; Preschools ; Public Internet Access Sites ; School Meals ; School Readiness Programs

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