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September 8, 2014

Tickets are still available for the "Growing West" Live & Silent Auction fundraiser being held tomorrow evening at the beautiful Orange Art Gallery, tickets are availalbe at the door or CLICK HERE.

September 5, 2014

Our community has just been given a wonderful gift from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Our partners at the Pardale Food Centre have received a Trillium Foundation grant of $92,000 for for two years to help the west-end food bank expand its innovative cooking workshops and promote healthy food options.

August 27, 2014

Want your children’s school lunches and snacks to measure up in flavour, nutrition, serving size & safe storage? Want ideas for snacks & sample lunches? Then this hour with Bonnie Baxter, dietician at the Somerset West Community Health Centre, will be time well spent!

August 25, 2014

From the Ottawa Citizen: There’s no better time to start planning for a healthy start to the school year than right now. It benefits children and is a great opportunity to kick-start healthy routines for adults. The best way to ensure a good start is to eat smart.

August 22, 2014

The Next Good Food Market is August 28th from 4-7pm at Gladstone Terrace, 865 Gladstone Avenue.

Click HERE for more information or call Emilie at 613-238-8210

August 19, 2014

Are you thinking of sponsoring your spouse, dependant children or other family members. Come to a workshop presented by Catholic Centre for Immigrants, that will help answer your questions.

CLICK HERE for all the information.

August 15, 2014

Wonderful article by Dr. Laura Muldoon a primary care physician at Somerset West Community Health Centre.

August 15, 2014

To see the August/September edition of the NESI News please click HERE

For more information on harm reduction services please call 613-238-8210 ext 2246

August 14, 2014

Click HERE for important changes to our evening hour schedule at 55 Eccles St.

August 12, 2014

Nanny Goat Hill Headstart Nursery School has 5 spaces in our afternoon program for children 2.7 to 4.8 years of age available now. Parents do not need to go to school or work to qualify for a full subsidy. For more information please call 613-238-8210 ext 2473


August 12, 2014

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July 22, 2014

Do you have an idea you want to turn into a business venture? Do you want to learn how to grow your start-up into a profitable venture? Do you want to be your own boss?  

July 21, 2014

Check out these great tips for getting your children ready for school! Whether it's their first day of kindergarden or their just heading back after a busy summer, it's a good idea to start getting them ready before the first day of school.  

July 7, 2014

The July 2014 edition of NESI News is now available. Click Here!

June 24, 2014

A huge THANK YOU to the Board of Directors and business members of the Wellington West BIA for their very generous contribution of $10,000 to our Rosemount Avenue Capital Fundraising Campaign. We look forward to working together with the BIA on the upcoming Taste of Wellington West happening on September 13, 2014.

June 18, 2014

Thanks to our friends at excelHR CLICK HERE for a guide of fun things to do in the City of Ottawa. Some are free and other activities have a cost.

June 9, 2014

FREE fun for the whole family. CLICK HERE for all the info.

June 9, 2014

The June 2014 edition of NESI News is now available. CLICK HERE

June 4, 2014

The Good Food Box order deadline – Friday,  June 6th by 4pm. Orders can be placed at main reception at 55 Eccles- note that we only accept cash – or online at  (select Somerset West CHC from the drop down menu).

June 4, 2014

National Day of Action rally against cuts to refugee health care on June 16  at 12 noon on Parliament Hill.  We have arranged for a bus to make it easy for staff and community members. We want to get a busload of people to the rally!

May 6, 2014

Today is a very special day for the Rosemount Avenue Capital Fundraising Campaign! Our Vietnamese Seniors Cooking group presented the fundraising team with  $737.00 in donations they have raised to go towards our capital fundraising campaign.