About the Lowertown Community Resource Centre (LCRC)

Since 1970, the LCRC has been offering a range of social and community services to individuals and families residing in Lowertown. The LCRC is a non-profit organization with a Board of Directors whose members are elected by Lowertown residents.

The LCRC is part of a coalition of 14 community resource and health centres which serve the Ottawa area. To find out which one covers your area of the city, visit the Web site of the Coalition of Community Health and Resource Centres.

MISSION

The Lowertown Community Resource Centre (LCRC) strives to improve the quality of life of individuals, as well as the collectivity as a whole, by promoting community engagement.

OBJECTIVES

  • Provide Direct Services and Programs
  • Work in Partnership
  • Promote the interest and defend the rights of the residents

VALUES

  • Collaboration
  • Respect
  • Empowerment

PHILOSOPHY

  • Respect for human rights
  • Promoting Capacity Building
  • Egalitarian Environment

Annual Report

Today at LCRC

Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
All day
Location: 40 Cobourg Street
DUAL Breakfast Drop-In
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: the lounge of 380 Murray
DUAL (Drug User Advocacy League) and Lowertown, Our Home hosts a drop-in breakfast for current and former drug consumers. All peers are welcome. Residents from 110 Cobourg and 123 Augusta are also welcome.
Prenatal with St-Mary's Shelter (B)
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Jules Morin Park, Lower Town, Ottawa, ON K1N, Canada
Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
Time: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
Free after school program for children 6 to 12 years. Healthy snack and interesting activities provided daily.
Transitions Program (Grade 7 and 8) (E)
Time: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: 201 Friel Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Youth Centre
Lowertown Swordfish Swim Club (B)
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Lowertown Pool
6 to 12 year olds
Keeping Youth Connected (ages 13 to 17) (B)
Time: 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Lowertown Good Neighbours, 145 Beausoleil Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 8W3, Canada
Junior Co-Ed Youth Sports Program (ages 9 to 12) (E)
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
Co-Ed Youth Basketball (ages 12 to 21) (E)
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
Ages 12 to 21. Snacks and drinks provided