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January 6, 2014

There is still space available in our WEDNESDAY Making Baby Food Workshop - see flyer or call Bonnie at 613-238-8210 ext 2352 for more details and to register.

December 19, 2013

Please note that our elevator  is NOT WORKING and will be out of service for the rest of today December 18th and ALL DAY Friday December 19th. For more information please call 613-238-1220. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause our clients and visitors.

December 16, 2013

SWCHC would like to extend a special THANK YOU to Sheila McLaine of 24 York Street's Planet Coffee for the donation of yummy fresh muffins and cookies to the Family Shelter this past Sunday.

December 6, 2013

Are you one of many Canadians that struggle to afford dental care? CLICK HERE for more information on free dental care at the Walter Baker Sports Centre on December 21st from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please note this is first come first serve.

December 4, 2013

For the latest edition of the NESI News please CLICK HERE


December 3, 2013

For a list of FREE of charge  holiday meals and events across the region please CLICK HERE

December 2, 2013

SWCHC outreach staff share the message on HIV/AIDS awareness  at a packed event last Saturday. CLICK HERE for more information.

November 29, 2013

Many thanks to the National Bank for their wonderful contribution of $5,000 to support programming for youth and young adults at Rochester Heights Community House.

This will help support our life skills training and development programming which includes a focus on promoting healthy behaviour which enables access to positive adult role models.

November 22, 2013

Please join SWCHC and River Jordan Ministries for an evening of remembrance and prayer for those we've lost to HIV/AIDS and those affected and infected with HIV/AIDS. For full information and to RSVP please CLICK HERE

November 20, 2013

The fight against HIV/AIDS is NOT OVER! Please click HERE for upcoming Aids Awareness Week events in Ottawa.

November 14, 2013

SWCHC is looking for a Community Dietition to work two days per week. If you are interested CLICK HERE for more information.

November 8, 2013

Former Secretary General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan and Fernando Henrique Cardoso, former president of Brazil, are members of the Global Commission on Drug Policy.

November 7, 2013

Please click HERE for the November edition of the NESI NEWS. If you need more information on our harm reduction services please give us a call at 613-238-8210 ext 2246 after 1:00PM

November 4, 2013

Find out what's going on at the Rochester Heights Community House this month, CLICK HERE for the newsletter. For more information o programs and services at the Roschester Heights COmmunity House call Kelly at 613-237-6529.

October 30, 2013

October 30th marks Early Childhodd Educator and Child Care Workers Appreciation Day! Somerset West CHC is honoured to have some of the very best Early Childhood Educators in our Headstart Nursery Schools and our Parenting Support Programs. Thank you for all you give on a daily basis to the children in your care.

October 28, 2013

Our next Flu Sht Clinic is Monday November 4th from 1:00-3:30 PM

October 17, 2013

Through a grant from Tony Boghossian, pharmacist and owner of Bell Pharmacy located at 737 Gladstone Ave, SWCHC will have a pharmacist on staff for a 6 month pilot project. 

CLICK HERE to read a great article about this exciting pilot project in the Centretown BUZZ.

October 15, 2013

Please take care of yourself and each other...BE SAFE! Here's some tips for taking care of yourself:

* Be aware of your surroundings and trust your instincts

* Avoid isolated areas and take more time before getting in a car

* Tell someone where you are and/or work in pairs'

* Always have your cell phone on you and charged with minutes

October 8, 2013

Check out two great job postings in our careers section.

October 3, 2013

For information on after school programs in the area please contact Meghan 613-238-8210 ext 2508

October 3, 2013

THANK YOU RBC Foundation for your continued support of our After-School programs in the community. SWCHC After-School programs focus on keeping kids safe and positively engaged after calsses end for the day. For more infomation on our After-School programs CLICK HERE

October 1, 2013

Please CLICK HERE for the October 2013 issue of NESI News.

September 26, 2013

SWCHC will have our Good Food Market available this Saturday at the Preston Street Farmers Market on the corner of Preston and Louisa from 9:00 AM to 2 PM. Get wonderful fresh fruits and veggies at a great price!

September 25, 2013

This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to 2 immigrant students currently studying in Ottawa. For more information please click HERE

September 20, 2013

Please join us for a sit-down community meal with good company, good food, and good conversation to ce