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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-864-4289 ; 613-298-8302
E-Mail highjinx@live.ca
Website www.highjinxottawa.com
Primary Contact Karen Nielsen, Co-Founder
Alternate Contact Leigh Reid, Co-Founder
Primary Executive Karen Nielsen, Co-Founder
Address & Map
290 Kent St
Ottawa, ON K2P 2A4
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Physical Access Unknown
Description & Services
Description (Service) Social enterprise and community hub * second hand store selling donated antiques, oddities, retro items and housewares * profits are used to assist vulnerable individuals in the community 
Services include:  
* furniture bank  
* household items 
* meal every Friday (many meals are packed in containers to go) 
* community pantry (food, pet supplies, hygiene and personal care items, laundry and cleaning supplies, etc.) 
* homeless advocacy (help with housing) 
* harm reduction 
* referrals to services 
* advocacy
Hours Tue-Sat 11 am-6 pm, Sun 12 noon-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for details
Languages English
Fees Service - to buy items from the store only ; None - services listed in the record
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/highjinxottawaottawa
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/highjinx
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/highJinxottawa
Established 2011
Funding Private - donations
Date Updated 16 Aug 2019
Service Categories Bag Lunches/Dinners ; Community Meals ; Comprehensive Information and Referral ; Food Banks ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Furniture ; Housing Advocacy Groups ~ Homeless People ; Individual Advocacy ; Personal/Grooming Supplies ; Pet Care Supplies ; Thrift Shops

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