Community Centres & Services

There are many resources for those experiencing mental health issues available in the Ottawa area. None of the services listed here are associated with Fractal Imprints. This list is provided for the convenience of our visitors.

A.P.P.L.E. – A Post Psychiatric Leisure Experience

APPLEA.P.P.L.E. strives to enhance the quality of life of our members by offering peer support, employment, low cost recreational programs, referral information, mental health education, volunteer opportunities, computer training, and a meal program to all of our members. We try to help our members from being re-hospitalized by helping them reintegrate back into our community. The main focus of our program is to provide a low cost quality recreation program for persons with mental health issues.

Visit the APPLE website for additional details.

Causeway Work Centre

CausewayCauseway Work Centre transforms lives and fuels community economic development through an integrated network of innovative training and employment programs, one-on-one support, cross-sector partnerships and by creating socially minded businesses.

Visit the Causeway website for additional details.

Family Services Ottawa

Family Services OttawaWe offer counselling and support services to anybody in Ottawa who needs it. No matter what it is that you’re dealing with, we’re here to listen. We offer a safe space, and will help you work through whatever is troubling you.

Visit the Family Services Ottawa website for additional details.

Mental Health Helpline

Mental Health HelplineThe Mental Health Helpline provides information about mental health services in Ontario. We are funded by the Government of Ontario. Our service is live answer 24/7, confidential and free.

Visit the Mental Health Helpline website for additional details.

Mood Disorders Ottawa

Mood Disorders OttawaMood Disorders Ottawa Mutual Support Group (MDO) is a peer-run volunteer organization.  We, members of MDO and individuals living with a mood disorder, our families and friends, engage in mutual support to improve the quality of our lives and to work at creating opportunities to reconnect with self and others.  Together we aim to offer a beacon of hope that people living with mental health challenges can and do live well. To these ends, MDO provides resources, programs, support groups, social and recreational activities for our members and their families and friends.

Visit the MDO website for additional details.

Psychiatric Survivors of Ottawa

Psychiatric Survivors of OttawaWe, as survivors and consumers of the mental health system, engage in mutual support, empowerment, and information sharing. We, affirming the dignity and worth of the individual, advocate for alternatives and improvements to the established health care system, services and issues which affect our well-being.

Visit the Psychiatric Survivors of Ottawa website for additional details.

The Royal

The RoyalThe Royal is one of Canada’s foremost mental health care and academic health science centres. Our mandate is simple: to get more people living with mental illness into recovery faster. The Royal combines the delivery of specialized mental health care, advocacy, research and education to transform the lives of people with complex and treatment resistant mental illness.

Visit The Royal website for additional details.

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