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Jaku Konbit

Site: Ottawa - Bronson Ave

Service: Enhanced Youth Outreach Worker Program

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave, Room 215
Ottawa, ON K1R 6H5
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Intersection Bronson Ave and Lisgar St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Supports positive development and outcomes for Afro-Caribbean youth by offering assessments, short-term counselling, resource navigation, referral and follow-up services 
Program and services include, but are not limited to: 
* identifying needs, barriers, strengths, aspirations and goals 
* providing short-term counselling to youth and their families 
* building cultural identity through community engagement 
* fostering self-confidence, and resilience skills 
* referral to local resources in areas of housing, employment, education, mental health, and recreation
Hours Vary
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
Individuals 12 to 21 years old
Application Call, email for more information, or visit website for self-referral and referral forms
Languages English
Service Categories Cultural Transition Counselling ~ African Community ; Cultural Transition Counselling ~ Caribbean Community ; Diversity Awareness Training ~ African Community ; Diversity Awareness Training ~ Caribbean Community
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-252-4368
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Jamila Ahmed BSW, RSW, Community and Clinical practitioner
Primary Executive Ken Campbell, President
Alternate Executive Barbara Wilson, Treasurer
Other Details
Funding Donations
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