Since 1989, Options Bytown has provided permanent homes and support services for people who need help to live independently.
It operates three apartment complexes in central Ottawa that house 128 men and women.
Options Bytown also supports hundreds of tenants living in buildings owned by the two largest social housing providers, Ottawa Community Housing and Centretown Citizens Ottawa.
Some of the services Options Bytown offers include; housing case management, prevention of evictions, crisis intervention, referrals to various community resources, lifeskills training, social and recreational activities, computer training and health and nutritional counselling.
Options Bytown is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The board manages a number of policy committees including finance, fundraising, new development, and human resources.
Options Bytown is funded by the City of Ottawa, the Province of Ontario and the Government of Canada.
For more information, please visit https://www.optionsbytown.com/
ConnexOntario provides 24/7 service information for people experiencing problems with mental health and addictions. Call 1-866-531-2600.
CAPSA is a registered charitable organization that provides receipts for tax purposes for donations 84981-7838-RR-0001. CAPSA has recently received a contribution from Health Canada to expand our work. Community support remains a critical component CAPSA operations.
Community Addictions Peer Support Association
P.O. Box 23121 Fairlawn Plaza
Ottawa, ON, Canada