OCA Bulletin de l’ACO – semaine du 15 septembre – week of September 15

Rideau-Rockcliffe September Newsletter

Councillor King has released his newsletter for September 2019 outlining upcoming news and events. This third issue provides Ward 13 and City Council updates, including news about the launch of the Confederation Line (O-Train Line 1), along with information about upcoming community events and public consultations: https://www.rideau-rockcliffe.ca/september_2019_newsletter_for_rideau_rockcliffe.

Heritage Ottawa: Call to Action Chateau Laurier / Patrimoine Ottawa : Appel à l’action Château Laurier

Contact the Committee of Adjustment before September 18. For details: https://heritageottawa.org/news/chateau-laurier-proposed-addition-committee-of-adjustment-sept-18.

Contactez le Comité de dérogation avant le 18 septembre. Pour voir les détails : https://heritageottawa.org/fr/news/chateau-laurier-ajout-propose-comite-derogation-18-septembre.

Events / Événements

Wednesday, September 25, 6 to 8:30 pm, City Hall. The City for All Women Initiative (CAWI) invites all residents of Ottawa to join us for an evening of organizing action against the provincial cuts to social assistance For more information and to register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/action-forum-campaign-against-cuts-to-social-assistance-registration-68308704173.

Le mercredi 25 septembre de 18 h à 20 h 30 à l’Hôtel de ville. Une ville pour toutes les femmes (L’IVTF) invite tous les résidents d’Ottawa à se joindre à nous pour une soirée d’organisation de mesures contre les coupures imposées par la province à l’aide sociale. Pour plus d’informations et pour vous inscrire : https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/action-forum-campaign-against-cuts-to-social-assistance-registration-68308704173.

Friday, October 4, 8:30 to 11:00 am, Ben Franklin Place. Crime Prevention Ottawa Speaker Series: Trauma, violence and its effect on children in our community. For more information: https://www.crimepreventionottawa.ca/event/trauma-violence-and-its-effect-on-children-in-our-community/.

Le vendredi 4 octobre, 8 h 30 à 11 h 00 à la Place-Ben-Franklin. La série de conférences de Prévention du crime Ottawa : Les conséquences des traumatismes et de la violence sur les enfants de notre communauté. Pour plus d’informations : https://www.crimepreventionottawa.ca/fr/event/les-consequences-des-traumatismes-et-de-la-violence-sur-les-enfants-de-notre-communaute/.

OCA Meetings / Réunions de l’ACO

  • Board meeting, Thursday, September 19, 6:30 pm, Overbrook Community Centre
  • Annual General Meeting, Thursday, October 17, 6:30 pm, Overbrook Community Centre


Neighbourhood trauma: what to do / Incident près de chez toi : que faire

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Now what?

You and your community have just experienced a traumatic event. This information sheet offers guidance and resources to help you through it.

Where can I get help?

Contact your local Community Health and Resource Centre: See CoalitionOttawa.ca Call the Distress Centre at 613-238-3311 Dial 2-1-1 for a referral to community and social services     Dial 9-1-1 to report an emergency or a crime in progressFor non-emergencies, call the Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222  

Most of us are not prepared for traumatic events. It is natural to feel nervous or afraid. Remember, you are not alone. Here are some resources to help you, your neighbours and your family:

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Manor Park Talk on Crime Prevention, Tuesday, June 11

Creating Balance Between Social Interventions & Enforcement

Melanie Bania, Director of Youth Justice Services at the Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa, will share her expertise in crime prevention and community development. She will also share her experience in what support youth and families need to have positive life experiences and outcomes — at all ages.

Tuesday June 11, 2019, 7:00 – 8:00 PM, Manor Park Community Centre, 100 Thornwood Road. Register online to attend. Donations welcome.