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/