RESOURCES

Here are some links and numbers to
Ottawa services, essential for any senior.

Home Health (LHIN)
310-2222
Healthcareathome.ca
To see if you qualify for government funded home and personal support.

Community Services
2-1-1
Cominfo-ottawa.org
If you need a service or a resource and can’t remember its name, or how to find it, call 211.

Community Services
3-1-1
Ottawa.ca
To find services for seniors offered by the City of Ottawa

Long Term Care
310-2222
To see if you qualify for admission to an Ottawa Ministry of Health and Long Term Care regulated care facility.

Aging in Place Assistance
613-421-6073
If you are at home and recognize you need some extra support but don’t know where to start looking.

Health Information
1-866-797-0000
If you’re feeling unwell or have a minor injury and you’re not sure what to do. Or, if you have health questions or need advice about a health related concern.

LOCAL HOSPITALS
The Ottawa Hospital – 613 722 7000
The Queensway Carleton Hospital – 613 721 2000
The Montfort Hospital – 613 746 4621
Bruyere – 613 562 6262

FAMILY & CAREGIVER SUPPORT
Alzheimer’s Society of Ottawa and Renfrew – 613 523 4004
Bereaved Families of Ontario: – 613 597 4278
Canadian Cancer Society – 1 866 939 3333
Canadian Hearing Society – 613 521 0509
Canadian Diabetes. – 613 521 1902
Heart & Stroke – www.heartandstroke.com

LOCAL SUPPORT SERVICES FOR SENIORS
Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario – 613 761 4458
Ottawa Community Support Coalition – www.OCSC.ca
Ottawa Community Health and Resource Centre Coalition – www.coalitionottawa.ca
Ottawa Police Service Elder Abuse Section – 613 236 1222 ext 2400
Ottawa Public Health – 613 580 6744
Para Transpo – 613 244 1289
Meals on Wheels – 613 233 2424
Veterans Independence Program (VIP) – 1 866 522 2122

FINANCIAL SERVICES
Canadian Pension Plan and Old Age Security – 1-800 277 9914
City of Ottawa Dental and Vision Subsidy – 613 580 2400
Ontario Association of Credit Counselling – 1 888 746 3328
Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) – 1 866 532 3161

SENIORS HOUSING
Residential Services (Subsidized Seniors Housing) – 613 526 2088
Long Term Care Facilities – 613 310 2222
Retirement & Assisted Living Homes – 613 421 6073
Immediate Solutions for Respite – 613 421 6073

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