Everyone Valued, Everyone Supported

We believe in an inclusive community where no one is marginalized and everyone is valued and supported.

Everyone Valued, Everyone Supported

We believe in an inclusive community where no one is marginalized and everyone is valued and supported.

454 King Edward Ave

Centre 454 is a day program serving people who are precariously housed or homeless in the Ottawa area. 

154 Somerset St West

The Well delivers programs that support women, children,  and gender-diverse people in meeting their basic needs, making their life choices, and participating in their community.

211 Bronson Ave

St Luke's Table provides a supportive environment where visitors can maintain and improve their personal and mental health.

People Helped Daily

Meals Served Annually

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Mission

We provide safe spaces that connect people and create community.

We offer programs that address basic needs and foster dignity, wellness and hope for all.

Vision

An inclusive community where no one is marginalized and everyone is valued and supported.

Get Involved

  • Be a volunteer
  • Find a career
  • Student Opportunities
  • Join our Management Board

Services

  • Personal and Practical Supports
  • Meals, Laundry, Showers
  • Phone , WiFi, & Computers
  • Social Recreation Activities

Our Champions!

we are grateful  for the support from all of these organizations

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13 hours ago

Summer is officially here, Ottawa! ☀️

Wishing our neighbours a fun, safe, and happy season! Help us make this summer a healthy one for all members of the community! Belong Ottawa is accepting the following donations all summer long, including:✅ Travel-sized deodorant and sunscreen✅ Towels✅ Hats✅ Reusable water bottlesLearn more at: belongottawa.ca/you-can-help/#ottawa #belongottawa #ottcity #donations #summersolstice ... See MoreSee Less

Summer is officially here, Ottawa! ☀️

Wishing our neighbours a fun, safe, and happy season! 

Help us make this summer a healthy one for all members of the community! Belong Ottawa is accepting the following donations all summer long, including:

✅ Travel-sized deodorant and sunscreen
✅ Towels
✅ Hats
✅ Reusable water bottles

Learn more at: https://belongottawa.ca/you-can-help/

#Ottawa #BelongOttawa #ottcity #donations #summersolstice

An invaluable member of our community is on to the next chapter! 📖

Rachel Robinson, Executive Director of Belong Ottawa, will be retiring this Fall. After a 35-year career in social services, including 10 years leading our day programs, Rachel will conclude her tenure on September 30. She has been a compassionate leader, guiding Belong Ottawa through our amalgamation during the pandemic.It’s not goodbye yet, but we want to thank Rachel for her years of service and leadership! ❤📢 Belong Ottawa will be searching for our new Executive Director over the next few months. Stay tuned for updates.Please join us in congratulating Rachel on her retirement! 👏#Retirement #Ottawa #ThankYou #Leadership #BelongOttawa ... See MoreSee Less

An invaluable member of our community is on to the next chapter! 📖

Rachel Robinson, Executive Director of Belong Ottawa, will be retiring this Fall. After a 35-year career in social services, including 10 years leading our day programs, Rachel will conclude her tenure on September 30. She has been a compassionate leader, guiding Belong Ottawa through our amalgamation during the pandemic.

It’s not goodbye yet, but we want to thank Rachel for her years of service and leadership! ❤

📢 Belong Ottawa will be searching for our new Executive Director over the next few months. Stay tuned for updates.

Please join us in congratulating Rachel on her retirement! 👏

#Retirement #Ottawa #ThankYou #Leadership #BelongOttawa

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Thank you everyone for your kind wishes! ❤️

Lots of love, Rachel (Belong Ottawa)! ❤️

Thank you for all you have done for the vulnerable in our city!

Remember: those at increased risk from the heat include infants & older adults, those who work or exercise outdoors, pregnant people, those with pre-existing health conditions, people experiencing homelessness & people without AC.

Find ways to stay safe: OttawaPublicHealth.ca/BeatTheHeat ... See MoreSee Less

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Well myself I’m at Guigues Services Centre, I may go at The Well tomorrow.

Congratulations to Heather W, Program Manager of Belong Ottawa at The Well, for receiving Olip-Plio's 2024 Welcoming Ottawa Ambassador Award. 🎉

This award recognizes individuals in Ottawa who have shown exemplary dedication in welcoming newcomers. Heather is a compassionate, kind leader at Belong Ottawa, and we could not be more proud of her! Thank you to OLIP for this recognition! 👏#Wow2024 #belongottawa #ottcity #ottawa🌟 Celebrating the recipients of the 2024 Welcoming Ottawa Ambassador Award! (1. David Pepper, 2. Doreen Keto, 3. Heather Wacyk, 4. Joan Turner & Joe Connor, and 5. Jacques J.M. shore)These remarkable individuals have shown extraordinary dedication in welcoming newcomers who’ve left their homes, often fleeing persecution or war. Their efforts in making Ottawa a safe and welcoming place are truly inspiring. #WOW2024 #SAO2024 #CndImm#Ottawa #Ottawalife #equityottawa ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Heather W, Program Manager of Belong Ottawa at The Well, for receiving Olip-Plios 2024 Welcoming Ottawa Ambassador Award. 🎉

This award recognizes individuals in Ottawa who have shown exemplary dedication in welcoming newcomers. Heather is a compassionate, kind leader at Belong Ottawa, and we could not be more proud of her! Thank you to OLIP for this recognition! 👏

#Wow2024 #belongottawa #ottcity #ottawa

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Congratulations Heather (Belong Ottawa)! You are the best! ❤️

Congratulations Heather.

Congratulations 🎉

Check out our latest schedule for hours of operation across all Belong Ottawa programs!

🔔 Be sure to follow us for updates on extended hours and closures.💻 Visit our website to learn more about our services: belongottawa.ca/We look forward to welcoming you to our spaces! ❤#belongottawa #dayprogram #ottawa ... See MoreSee Less

Check out our latest schedule for hours of operation across all Belong Ottawa programs! 

🔔 Be sure to follow us for updates on extended hours and closures.
💻 Visit our website to learn more about our services: https://belongottawa.ca/

We look forward to welcoming you to our spaces! ❤

#BelongOttawa #dayprogram #Ottawa
3 days ago

📢 Neighbours, we need your support!

In light of the current heat wave, we are experiencing a higher demand for items to help our participants stay cool and beat the heat. ☀️ This includes:- Travel-sized sunscreen- Hats- Reusable water bottles- Towels (for increased use of our showers)- Hygiene supplies such as deodorant If you have any of these items, no matter the quantity, we would greatly appreciate if you could drop them off this week. ❤️Donation Drop-Off:📍 Where: 154 Somerset St West Upon arrival, please ring the doorbell, and our staff will gladly greet you!⏰ When: Monday to Friday between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thank you for your generosity! 🫶#belongottawa #ottawa #calltoaction #donationsneeded ... See MoreSee Less

📢 Neighbours, we need your support!

In light of the current heat wave, we are experiencing a higher demand for items to help our participants stay cool and beat the heat. ☀️ 

This includes:
- Travel-sized sunscreen
- Hats
- Reusable water bottles
- Towels (for increased use of our showers)
- Hygiene supplies such as deodorant 

If you have any of these items, no matter the quantity, we would greatly appreciate if you could drop them off this week. ❤️

Donation Drop-Off:

📍 Where: 154 Somerset St West Upon arrival, please ring the doorbell, and our staff will gladly greet you!
⏰ When: Monday to Friday between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. 

Thank you for your generosity! 🫶

#BelongOttawa #ottawa #CallToAction #donationsneeded

☀️ It's going to be a hot and humid week, Ottawa!

Visit Ottawa Public Health's website for a list of places to cool off in Ottawa: www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/public-health-topics/extreme-heat-and-humidity.aspxBelong Ottawa's doors are also open for anyone needing water or a cool place to rest. Check out our pinned post and stories for updates on hours! 💧🙌#ottawa #belongottawaA heat warning has been issued by Environment Canada for the City of Ottawa starting Monday, June 17th and continuing until further notice. More info: weather.gc.ca/city/pages/on-118_metric_e.html ... See MoreSee Less

☀️ Its going to be a hot and humid week, Ottawa! 

Visit Ottawa Public Healths website for a list of places to cool off in Ottawa: https://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/public-health-topics/extreme-heat-and-humidity.aspx

Belong Ottawas doors are also open for anyone needing water or a cool place to rest. Check out our pinned post and stories for updates on hours! 💧🙌

#ottawa #belongottawa
1 week ago

⚠️ Closure Notice ⚠️

Due to staff trainings and scheduling needs, we have some upcoming closures of our programs over the next week. We thank you for your understanding, and we welcome you at our remaining programs on affected days.📌 Check out our pinned post for hours!Looking forward to seeing you soon!#belongottawa #ottawa #dayprogram ... See MoreSee Less

⚠️ Closure Notice ⚠️

Due to staff trainings and scheduling needs, we have some upcoming closures of our programs over the next week. We thank you for your understanding, and we welcome you at our remaining programs on affected days.

📌 Check out our pinned post for hours!

Looking forward to seeing you soon!

#BelongOttawa #ottawa #dayprogram
2 weeks ago

🔔Belong Ottawa at The Well is extending our hours to weekends for women only, beginning Sunday, June 9th!

Check out our latest hours of operation! 📆We look forward to welcoming you to our spaces! ❤---📌 Note that St. Luke's Table will be closed on Monday, June 10.#BelongOttawa #dayprogram #Ottawa ... See MoreSee Less

🔔Belong Ottawa at The Well is extending our hours to weekends for women only, beginning Sunday, June 9th!

Check out our latest hours of operation! 📆

We look forward to welcoming you to our spaces! ❤
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📌 Note that St. Lukes Table will be closed on Monday, June 10.

#BelongOttawa #dayprogram #Ottawa
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