• Available on site!
  • Addiction Groups & Services
  • Counselling & Life Coaching
  • Many Support Groups Available
  • Quit Smoking Program
  • New anxiety and panic disorder group.



OCCRC Youth Program

From the Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre: The OCCRC’s Youth Program ( 14-18 years) offers a Youth Drop-in every Tuesday night from 4pm to 7pm. The Youth Drop-in is a unique space just for youth aged 14-18 to come in without an appointment to talk one on one with a Youth W

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Info

When you have both a substance abuse problem and a mental health issue such as depression, bipolar disorder, or anxiety, it is called a co-occurring disorder or dual diagnosis. Dealing with substance abuse, alcoholism, or drug addiction is never easy, and it’s even more difficult when

New Programs Starting Week of September 26

The Ottawa Freedom Center is proud to announce new groups starting the week of September 26: Mondays 6:00–7:00 p.m. Recently Separated Group Tuesdays 1:00–2:30 p.m. Addiction Group Wednesdays 6:00–7:00 p.m. Debt and Money Management Group Thursdays 3:00–4:30 p.m. Depression Group Thur

Life and Death on the Unforgiving Streets

Living on the streets of the nation’s capital means more than cold nights sleeping rough. On a daily basis, the homeless in Ottawa face hunger, sleep deprivation, poor hygiene, social isolation, victimization, and exposure to harsh weather. Unfortunately, getting off the streets


To bring a positive vision, attitude, awareness and reality to individuals who need a helping hand; To give people the ability to achieve their life goals and to set their dreams in motion; Through our dedicated staff, consultants and volunteers the Centre stands ready to help others from all walks of life and at any stage in their life.