|Record #: OCR4836||Last Modified: 30 Jul 2020||Last Full Update: 03 Jun 2020|
|Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website|
|Office Phone||3-1-1, select language, and then 4 for social services|
|Toll Free Phone||1-866-261-9799, select language, and then 4 for social services|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address||2020 Walkley Rd
Ottawa, ON K1G 6S6
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|Intersection||Conroy Rd and Walkley Rd|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 (3 Jun 2020): Due to COVID19, all four ESS Centres are temporarily closed to the public. * Staff are available by phone and by email. * Applications for all services can be completed over the phone or online. * Existing clients can call or email their caseworker. Social service hubs are closed, their activities and workshops cancelled.
Delivers and funds programs and human services to Ottawa residents in need of child care * financial assistance * employment * housing services * long-term care
Child Care: Parents and child care professionals can visit ottawa.ca/childcare or call 3-1-1 (select language and choose option 4 “daycare”) for: Information about children's services (types of daycare, search tools and other useful resources) * Access to the City of Ottawa Child Care Registry and Waitlist to apply online for licensed child care (full fee and or subsidized for home-based, centre-based, school age or nursery/pre-school care) * Help with daycare costs (subsidy) for families who qualify * Planning for the EarlyON Child and Family Centres
Financial Assistance: Provides financial assistance for people who need temporary help with funds for food, transportation, housing/rent, medical, utilities and other basic needs through programs such as Ontario Works, Essential Health and Social Supports (EHSS) and Home Support Services.
Housing Services: See separate record for details.
Long-Term Care: Operates four long-term care homes: Carleton Lodge and Peter D. Clark in Nepean * Centre d'accueil Champlain in Vanier * Garry J. Armstrong in Central Ottawa. Services include: nursing and personal care * therapy * housekeeping * food preparation * recreational activities * spiritual care * social services. Also operates two adult day programs for seniors living in the community. These day programs provide respite care for caregivers and prevent premature admission to long-term care.
Delivers employment programs and services to Ontario Works participants and the general public to help them prepare for, find and keep a job.
|Hours||COVID19: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Eligibility||Eligible residents of the City of Ottawa|
|Application||Call 311, select language, then 4 for Social Services for information and application for all employment and financial assistance services, including Housing Services (but excluding Social Housing Registry)
* Online application for Ontario Works, ottawa.ca/socialassistance
* Ontario Works Information Video, ottawa.ca/ontarioworks
* Online information on the Childcare Subsidy Program
* Residential Services Homes (Domiciliary Hostels) 613-580-2424, ext. 26586
* Long Term Care 613-310-2222
* Waiting list for Social Housing Registry 613-526-2088
|Languages||English ; French ; Interpretive Services - available for Ontario Works and Day Care applications|
|Service Categories||Job Training Expense Assistance ~ Disabilities Issues ; Nursing Facilities ; Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Applications ; Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance ; Utility Assistance|
|Primary Contact||Raj Hundal, Executive Assistant, GM; Phone: 613-580-2424 ext 25535; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Donna Gray, General Manager; Phone: 613-580-2424 ext 25684; Email: email@example.com|