Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa

Site: Ottawa - Prince of Wales Dr

Service: Police Youth Centre

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-5398
Fax 613-727-2696
Website www.bgcottawa.org
Primary Contact Kyle Skinner, Manager; Phone: 613-727-5398 ext 223; Email: kskinner@bgcottawa.org
Alternate Contact Melissa Marion, Senior Youth Worker; Phone: 613-727-5398 ext 222; Email: mmarion@bgcottawa.org
Volunteer Coordinator Bryn Johnson, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-232-0925 ext 230; Fax: 613-230-0891; Email: bjohnson@bgcottawa.org
Primary Executive Colleen Mooney, Executive Director; Phone: 613-232-0925 ext 241; Fax: 613-230-0891; Email: cmooney@bgcottawa.org
Alternate Executive Adam Joiner, Director of Programs; Phone: 613-232-0925 ext 223; Fax: 613-230-0891; Email: ajoiner@bgcottawa.org
Address & Map
1463 Prince of Wales Dr
Ottawa, ON K2C 1N7
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides a safe, supportive place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and skills for life. 
 
* Sport and Recreation Programs: Senators Sports & Leadership League * sports (drop-in and in-house leagues) including basketball, ball hockey, flag football, indoor volleyball, beach volleyball, soccer, canoeing, cycling, running & walking programs, and baseball; healthy living programs including Cool Moves 
 
* Social Programs: pool, foosball, ping pong, board games, movie nights, large group activities, holiday parties and girls only programs 
 
* Creative and performing arts: arts and crafts, art outreach, cooking club and drama club 
 
* Educational Support/programs: homework club, Rogers Raising the Grade, computer clubs and Internet access, resume workshops.  
 
* Rogers Raising the Grade: Mentorship program for high school aged students which works on everything from homework, to resume building, scholarship applications and more. $1000 scholarship provided to members who successfully complete the program. 
 
* Leadership Programs: Keystone Club, Leaders 4 Life, outdoor adventure weekends and Torch Club 
 
* Outdoor education: Camp Smitty (Boys and Girls Club residential camp near Eganville, ON)
Hours Tue-Thu 4 pm-8 pm, Fri-Sat 4 pm-9 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Children and youth 6-18 years old
Application Membership required
Languages English ; French - limited
Fees None
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Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BoysandGirlsClubofOttawa/?fref=ts
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/bgcottawa
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1923; Program: 1990
Funding City / Town ; Grants - Charitable organizations, local corporations ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118814565 RR0001 ; United Way
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material "Developing a Police Youth Centre - A Model Approach to Youth Crime Prevention"
Date Updated 07 Jun 2016
Subjects
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ; Boys/Girls Clubs ~ At Risk Youth ; Child Guidance ; First Aid Instruction ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ At Risk Youth ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Youth ; Homework Help Programs ; Juvenile Delinquency Prevention ; Juvenile Diversion ; Life Skills Education ~ At Risk Youth ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Student Financial Aid ~ At Risk Youth ; Youth Enrichment Programs

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