VO is recruiting and deploying volunteers to respond to the volunteer needs specific to COVID-19 in Ottawa, Prescott-Russell, Lanark County and Renfrew County while ensuring proper screening and training protocals to safeguard the health of those volunteering and those they are assisting. Please see the intake portals for volunteers, for members, and for other agencies on our hompage. VO’s COVID 19 volunteer deployment program is supported by the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund and the Ottawa Community Foundation.
Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless
Helping families grow and thrive. Mothercraft Ottawa offers innovative programs to meet the needs of families and providers in the community. We have long been recognized as a leader in the field of early childhood education and for our commitment to quality programs and services. Mothercraft Ottawa is a charitable, non-profit organization, accountable to its clients and the community through an elected Board of Directors composed of service users and community members. Programs: Full-Time Day Care Centre, Kinder Program, Summer Day Camp, Part-Time/Respite Care, Home Child Care (Licensed), Elmdale School Age Program, Waterbridge School Age Program, Early Years Centre, Drop-in Playgroup, Parenting Workshops, Toy Lending Library, Resource Information, Childbirth Education (Prenatal) Classes, Infant and Child CPR Course, Equipment Rental and the award winning Birth and Parent Companion Program.