A home for Cynthia – video

Cynthia Video and Cynthia Story

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A Home for Cynthia

Hundreds of Ottawa families have no other choice but to live in motels. Please read about Cynthia, the mother of one of these families, and learn how the LCRC lends a hand. Imagine you are alone raising four children aged 7 to 16

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Bomanga’s Story

  We are most pleased to tell you how this story has an even happier ending! Staff from our Centre worked continually to help Bomanga find a solution to her hospital bill. With the help of Ottawa-Vanier MPP Nathalie Des

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Miguel’s Story

It is with great pleasure that I write this letter of support for the Lowertown Community Centre (LCRC) playgroup. I was on parental leave for three months last year with my daughter, Katia, who was nine-months at the time. Maria

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Jessie’s Story

I always appreciated that we were in a country that had safety nets to help people in need. But for some reason when my hydro was cut off and my fridge was empty, I felt hesitant to reach out for

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Stories

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.
Transitions Program (Grade 7 and 8) (E)
Time: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: 201 Friel Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Youth Centre
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.
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