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Ottawa. City Operations

Site: Ottawa - 100 Constellation Dr, 8th Flr W

Service: Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone Payments 3-1-1 * 613-580-2400 * select 1 for English or 2 for French * then, select option 2, then option 2 again
Toll Free Phone 1-866-261-9799
TTY Phone 613-580-2401
Fax 613-580-9612
Volunteer Coordinator Kathy Magee, Coordinator of Volunteers; Phone: 613-580-2424 ext 20029
Primary Executive Dan Chenier, General Manager; Phone: 613-580-2424 ext 24295
Address & Map
Mary Pitt
100 Constellation Dr, 8th Flr W
Ottawa, ON K2G 6J8
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Planning and development of recreation programs and partnerships * cultural programs which enables the physical, emotional and social well-being of members of the community * aquatics * fitness and weight training * skating * sports * arts

Recreation Guide click here for an interactive map to locate schools, libraries, parks, recreation facilities, etc.

Children's Fitness Tax Credit * non-refundable federal tax credit for amounts of up to $500 on amounts paid by parents to register each child under the age of 16 to a physical activity program
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Financial needs assessment is required to access the Ottawa Hand in Hand program * application form available at the City of Ottawa recreation and culture facilities * bring the completed application form to a local recreation or culture facility for review 
Children's Fitness Tax Credit * ask for a receipt from organizations providing eligible programs of physical activity in which a person under the age of 16 is enrolled
Languages English ; French
Fees Program ; Residents are encouraged to apply for the Hand in Hand Financial Support as early as possible before the registration period * each qualifying individual, or member of a family, is eligible for an annual maximum of $165 in Fee Assistance * applicants are encouraged to pay a minimum of 25% of the program cost * a parent or guardian can transfer all, or a portion of their Fee Assistance entitlement to a child or children in their household * Fee assistance available for Residents of all ages ; assistance is provided by The City of Ottawa.
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Established New City of Ottawa: 2000 * Program: 2001
Funding City / Town
Elections The City Council is elected.
Date Updated 05 Dec 2018
Service Categories City Government Departments/Offices ~ Sports/Recreation Issues ; City Government Information Services ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ; Public Parks ; Recreation Centres ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance

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