News & Events

Centretown Movies Launches July 20, 2018

July 26, 2018

Centretown Movies is an annual outdoor film festival created by the community, for the community, to revitalize underused urban space in Ottawa’s downtown.  Every Friday and Saturday beginning July 20 to August 18, Centretown Movies shows popular, family friendly movies in our open-air, walk-in theatre in Dundonald Park at 9pm. Admission is always pay-what-you-can. Centretown Movies is a volunteer driven project, run by a volunteer organizing committee. ...

City of Ottawa - Older Adult Plan 2019-2022 Planning

May 30, 2018

On June 13, 2018 join other seniors and participate in a community conversation for the planning of the City of Ottawa Older Adult Plan 2019-2022! Healthy snacks will be provided.  Wednesday, June 13th, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm at 453 Cooper Street, register at: 613-233-4443 ext. 2108. Download our poster.   ...

Canadian government and former federal employees reach settlement in 'gay purge'

May 23, 2018

Settlement comes after ex-federal government employees launched class-action lawsuit in late 2016. ...

Tenants say Centretown rooming houses have their issues

March 19, 2018

http://www.centretownbuzz.com/2018/03/17/tenants-say-centretown-rooming-houses-have-their-issues/ Your Community Health Centres by Ash Abraham As the City of Ottawa deliberates on how to best improve rooming houses, tenants say life inside the buildings remains grim. ...

Centretown Community Health Centre awaiting approval for major renovation project

February 14, 2018

February 6, 2018 By Joshua Weinberger https://centretownnews.ca/centretown-community-health-centre-awaiting-ap... After a four-year delay, the Centretown Community Health Centre on Cooper Street is inching closer to officially announcing the start of a major renovation project. ...

Maisons de chambres à Ottawa: des actions concrètes exigées

December 12, 2017

DANIEL LEBLANC Le Droit https://www.ledroit.com/actualites/maisons-de-chambres-a-ottawa-des-actions-concretes-exigees-ef1d65580172aa0ebeb9e83966f425b5?utm_campaign=ledroit&utm_medium=article_share&utm_source=twitter ...

Survey of rooming house tenants finds many scramble to pay rent

December 12, 2017

JOANNE LAUCIUS  More from Joanne Laucius Published on: December 5, 2017 | Last Updated: December 5, 2017 11:36 AM EST A survey of tenants in rooming houses in west-central Ottawa draws a grim picture. ...

Rooming Houses in West-Central Ottawa Receive Failing Grade Again in 2017

December 4, 2017

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Community health centres still eye supervised injection after Sandy Hill approval

October 23, 2017

Source: CBC News 'We're in a holding pattern, basically,' says Ottawa Inner City Health By Kristy Nease, CBC News Posted: Jul 31, 2017 1:58 PM ET Last Updated: Jul 31, 2017 1:58 PM ET ...

Health equity at the Community Health Centre

October 23, 2017

Souce: Centretown BUZZ October 13, 2017 by Health Equity Action Team (HEAT), Centretown Community Health Centre Monday, October 16 to Sunday, October 22 will mark the Association of Ontario Health Centres’ annual Community Health and Wellbeing Week. This year’s theme is “Health Equity at the Centre.” ...