Vision, Mission and Commitments


Health equity and wellbeing for everyone in the diverse communities we serve.


We are dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of people who face inequities — by providing accessible community health and social services and working together to build healthier communities.

Our Commitments

We value diversity and champion health equity.
We focus on the whole person including their physical, mental, spiritual, social and financial wellbeing.
We actively engage with our communities to build a promising future together.
We are transparent, honest and lead with conviction to respond to community needs.
We draw on evidence to guide our decisions and achieve the most meaningful outcomes.

Strategic Priorities

A strong ally to our communities as we work to improve the conditions that impact health and wellbeing.

We will:

  • Ensure community-led and co-designed initiatives have the support to make positive impacts.
  • Build on the experiences and day-to-day realities of community members to inform system changes and community investments.
  • Act as a strong agent of change to tackle barriers to improved wellbeing.

A leader in the equity-driven transformation of the health system.

We will:

  • Work with partners to reorient the health system upstream — toward community-based supports and services that allow people to be healthy and well.
  • Simplify access to care and support so people can easily get what they need when they need it.
  • Champion expanded access to team-based interdisciplinary primary health care.

A trusted provider of accessible, high-quality community health and social services.

We will:

  • Reduce barriers to make services accessible and responsive to people’s priorities.
  • Adapt care models for greater equity.
  • Grow our capacity to support people with complex needs through team-based interdisciplinary care.

A proactive organization that aligns its resources for maximum impact.

We will:

  • Continuously evolve our organizational culture to be inclusive and diverse.
  • Ensure opportunities for our people to learn, grow and engage in meaningful work.
  • Sustain and grow our capacity to act on our priorities.
  • Be nimble and adaptive as we advance our mission.

Logo for South East Ottawa Community Health Centre

South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre (SEOCHC) is a non-profit, community-governed organization that provides a range of multi-disciplinary services to address the social determinants of health.


1355 Bank Street
Suite 600
Ottawa, ON
K1H 8K7
3320 Paul Anka Drive
Ottawa, ON
K1V 0J9


With enthusiastic employees and volunteers, we are ready to support you no matter any time.

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