How the Ottawa Community has Responded to our Increased Needs During these Uncertain Times

We are extremely grateful and touched by how the community has responded so far to our increased needs during these uncertain times. The community has been so generous, and we are confident that throughout the continuation of this current situation, we can count on you all to keep making a difference for our neighbours.

Thank you for the messages you send our way when you donate. We read and appreciate them all and would like to share some of them with you:

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Given these extraordinary times, there may be a delay in getting paper tax receipts out to people. We are working with reduced staff and are expecting delays. Thank you for your understanding.


6 Responses

  1. I am in dire need of food. I did pick up some groceries at the Bank st location two weeks ago. Am I able to get any more?

    Thank you

    1. Hi. We are sorry to hear about your current situation. Please give us a call at (613) 745-7001 so that we can better assist you in obtaining food.

      1. I have tried a few times but can’t get past the voice mail. Am I able to return to the Bank st location on Saturday to get some groceries?

        Thank you

          1. I understand that. I did get some groceries two weeks ago. I’m trying to find out if I can get more.
            I know I was told that I can only get help once per month I am wondering if this emergency allows for additional help. Thanks very much. Please let me know if I can visit the Bank st location on Monday.

          2. Hi, please try to keep calling so that we can find an emergency location for you. We apologize for our phone lines being occupied with the high volume of incoming calls.

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