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Ottawa Rotary Home (The)

Service: Parent Relief / Respite Care

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Short-term respite care facility for parents of children with physical disabilities and/or complex medical needs * home for 11 children from infancy to 21 years of age * professionally-trained staff including registered nurses 
The Respite wing for adults 18 and older is now also partially open * when it is fully operational, there will be occupancy for seven adults
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Respite care for parents of youth 21 years and under with physical disabilities, multiple special needs children and medically fragile/complex children. Respite Care for adults 18 years or older with physical disabilities.
Application Registration forms are available on site for the Children's Program. Adults are referred through Service Coordination and Developmental Services Ontario Eastern Region (DSOER).
Languages English
Fees Service - $10-30 per day, depending on program, call for more details (2020)
Waiting List No waiting list to be accepted into the Children's program.
Contact Information
Office Phone 24 hours 613-236-3200
Toll Free Phone 1-877-236-3250
Fax 613-822-8778
Primary Contact Jessica Thompson, Director of Client Services; Phone: 613-236-3200 ext 226
Alternate Contact Lauri Cox, Director of Operations and Health Management; Phone: 613-236-3200 ext 222
Primary Executive Gina St Amour, Executive Director; Phone: 613-236-3200 ext 221
Alternate Name OCR ; The Ottawa Rotary Home
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
823 Rotary Way
Ottawa, ON K1T 3W6
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Intersection Bank St and Leitrim Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 1982
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 108091448 RR0002
Service Categories Adult Out of Home Respite Care ; Children's Out of Home Respite Care
Print Material Pamphlets * Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation No
Organization Info
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.

Administration: 613-757-3108 Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm

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