The Council on Aging of Ottawa | (613) 789-3577 | (613) 789-3577
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Connecting at a Distance

Participants will explore new ways of staying connected or becoming connected, consider their thoughts on spending time alone, and helping others be more connected during times when connecting in person is not possible.


iGenOttawa Good Neighbours Chart – includes ideas for intergenerational activities

Info-Flash Newsletter
Council on Aging of Ottawa

Ottawa Public Library

Highway 61
Offers seniors a way to have real time connections with others. You can join real time discussions, games, activities and support groups online.

Seniors Centre Without Walls (SCWW)
Through the use of multi-person phone calls, SCWW provides the opportunity for participants to join in on health and wellness seminars, educational lectures, brain-stimulating activities, musical entertainment, general conversations, and make new and meaningful friendships – all by phone from the comfort of home!

Men’s Shed Ottawa Centre
Virtual and socially distanced options

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health
Creates and delivers services to prevent ill health, treat illness and provide support and aftercare. PROGRAMS: Clinic (holistic health), healthy living, housing support, workshops & recreation.

Odawa Native Friendship Centre
613-722 3811
Offers various programs and services to Indigenous people of all ages. PROGRAMS: for children, lifelong care, healthy living, community justice, and recreation. Can also help connect you to other useful resources and programs.

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