Programs and Services

Our services are most often provided in both official languages. Services offered in both official languages are designated by the letter (B); the services available in English only are designated by the letter (E); the services in French only are designated by the letter (F). The Lowertown Community Resource Centre is identified by the acronym LCRC.

For information or to register for an activity, call 613-789-3930 and ask for the contact person indicated beside each activity.

Services offered by the LCRC

Agencies at the LCRC

Calendar of Activities

Roll over or tap a date on the calendar to see a list of all activities taking place that day. Click to download the full calendar (PDF).
March  2017
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 1
March 1, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 18 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Swordfish Co-Ed Swim Club (E)
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool
    10 to 12 year olds: from 4 pm to 5 pm. 13 and 14 year olds: from 5 pm to 6 pm
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
2
March 2, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Aquafit Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool (40 Cobourg Street)
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
  • Lowertown East Residents Committee (B)
    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: at the John Howard Society (550 Old Saint Patrick Street)
3
March 3, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: École catholique Sainte-Anne (located at 235 Beausoleil)
    new playgroup in partnership with the Petits pas à trois program
  • English Playgroups (E)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
4
56
March 6, 2017
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Free Dental Screenings (B)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
    The clinic provides dental health information, fluoride varnish application and registration to the Healthy Smiles Ontario program. Denture cleaning is also offered. All ages are welcome. No appointments necessary.
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 12 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
7
March 7, 2017
  • JFS Settlement Worker is at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • DUAL Breakfast Drop-In (B)
    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.
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
    for childcare providers
  • Ontario Energy Support Program (B)
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: at LCRC
    Apply for the Ontario Energy Support credit to lower the cost of your Hydro Ottawa bill. Please call for the complete list of documents that you must bring with you to the drop-in.
  • Zumba and Yoga Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Patro d’Ottawa (Gym 1 - 40 Cobourg Street)
    Classes will alternate every week
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Girl's Program (ages 10 to 14) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
8
March 8, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 18 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Swordfish Co-Ed Swim Club (E)
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool
    10 to 12 year olds: from 4 pm to 5 pm. 13 and 14 year olds: from 5 pm to 6 pm
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
9
March 9, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Aquafit Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool (40 Cobourg Street)
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
10
March 10, 2017
  • Lowertown Good Food Box payment due
    All day
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: École catholique Sainte-Anne (located at 235 Beausoleil)
    new playgroup in partnership with the Petits pas à trois program
  • English Playgroups (E)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
11
1213
March 13, 2017
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 12 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
14
March 14, 2017
  • JFS Settlement Worker is at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • DUAL Breakfast Drop-In (B)
    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.
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
    for childcare providers
  • Ontario Energy Support Program (B)
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: at LCRC
    Apply for the Ontario Energy Support credit to lower the cost of your Hydro Ottawa bill. Please call for the complete list of documents that you must bring with you to the drop-in.
  • Zumba and Yoga Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Patro d’Ottawa (Gym 1 - 40 Cobourg Street)
    Classes will alternate every week
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
  • Girl's Program (ages 10 to 14) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
15
March 15, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Lowertown Good Food Box Pick-up
    All day
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 18 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Swordfish Co-Ed Swim Club (E)
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool
    10 to 12 year olds: from 4 pm to 5 pm. 13 and 14 year olds: from 5 pm to 6 pm
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
16
March 16, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Aquafit Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool (40 Cobourg Street)
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
17
March 17, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: École catholique Sainte-Anne (located at 235 Beausoleil)
    new playgroup in partnership with the Petits pas à trois program
  • English Playgroups (E)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
18
1920
March 20, 2017
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 12 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
21
March 21, 2017
  • JFS Settlement Worker is at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
    for childcare providers
  • DUAL Breakfast Drop-In (B)
    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.
  • Ontario Energy Support Program (B)
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: at LCRC
    Apply for the Ontario Energy Support credit to lower the cost of your Hydro Ottawa bill. Please call for the complete list of documents that you must bring with you to the drop-in.
  • Zumba and Yoga Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Patro d’Ottawa (Gym 1 - 40 Cobourg Street)
    Classes will alternate every week
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Girl's Program (ages 10 to 14) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
22
March 22, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 18 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Swordfish Co-Ed Swim Club (E)
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool
    10 to 12 year olds: from 4 pm to 5 pm. 13 and 14 year olds: from 5 pm to 6 pm
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
23
March 23, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Aquafit Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool (40 Cobourg Street)
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
24
March 24, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: École catholique Sainte-Anne (located at 235 Beausoleil)
    new playgroup in partnership with the Petits pas à trois program
  • English Playgroups (E)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
25
2627
March 27, 2017
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 12 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
28
March 28, 2017
  • JFS Settlement Worker is at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • DUAL Breakfast Drop-In (B)
    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.
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
    for childcare providers
  • Ontario Energy Support Program (B)
    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: at LCRC
    Apply for the Ontario Energy Support credit to lower the cost of your Hydro Ottawa bill. Please call for the complete list of documents that you must bring with you to the drop-in.
  • Zumba and Yoga Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Patro d’Ottawa (Gym 1 - 40 Cobourg Street)
    Classes will alternate every week
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Girl's Program (ages 10 to 14) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
29
March 29, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 18 month old (B)
    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location: 10 Patro Street
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Swordfish Co-Ed Swim Club (E)
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool
    10 to 12 year olds: from 4 pm to 5 pm. 13 and 14 year olds: from 5 pm to 6 pm
  • Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)
30
March 30, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • Aquafit Classes for Women (E)
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location: Lowertown Pool (40 Cobourg Street)
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
31
March 31, 2017
  • Action Housing worker at the LCRC (B)
    All day
    Location: 40 Cobourg Street
  • French Playgroups (F)
    Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Location: École catholique Sainte-Anne (located at 235 Beausoleil)
    new playgroup in partnership with the Petits pas à trois program
  • English Playgroups (E)
    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
    for EVERYONE
  • Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
    Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
  • Lowertown Youth Centre Drop-in (ages 12 to 18) (E)
    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location: 201 Friel Street
 

Today at LCRC

French Playgroups (F)
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: the Field House in Jules Morin Park
for EVERYONE
Parent-Baby Playgroups for 0 to 12 month old (B)
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: 10 Patro Street
Club 310 and Homework Club (ages 6 to 12) (E)
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: York Street Public School (310 York Street)
Co-Ed Youth Sports (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 18) (E)
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: York Street Public School Gym (310 York Street)