Community Information Center of Ottawa

...a free bilingual service linking Ottawa citizens with community resources
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About Us

The Community Information Centre of Ottawa is proudly serving Ottawa and surrounding area since 1964! We are your official local provider of information and referrals, lead organization and service provider of 211 Eastern Ontario.


News Flash:

Looking for a warm place to hang out or get a meal? Check out the 2016-2017 "Out Of The Cold / In From The Cold" free meals and snacks list for Ottawa.

Out of the cold

Winter and holidays can be a challenge for many, especially individuals living on a low income or who are coping with a significant change in their circumstances. 211 is launching its campaign Help Starts Here to raise awareness on community services. For more information, watch the video!

Help Starts Here 2016

The Community Information Centre of Ottawa is collaborating with the Eastern Ottawa Resources Centre and Centre Séraphin-Marion/MIFO to present a phone chat program for local seniors.

Did you know May 29th to June 4th 2016 was National Victims of Crime Awareness Week? There were many activities and workshops happening throughout the region!

211 Eastern Ontario was featured on the United Way Minute - check out the video that explains briefly who we are and what we do, featuring many of our colleagues.

Consult the news release - 211 celebrates 5 years in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario

Celebrating 10 Years of 211 in Canada

Videos: 211 Ontario, 211

Please dial 2-1-1 or 613-761-9076
for more information.

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