Income Support and Advocacy

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If you are having difficulty accessing certain services or programs, an Intake Worker can advocate on your behalf to Social Service agencies (OW- Ontario Works, ODSP).

For assistance and information on income support in Ottawa, please call the intake Line (613)737-5115 ext. 2386 during business hours or come in during drop-in hours Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (1:00 PM – 4:00 PM) to talk to an Intake Worker. Intake Workers will provide you with the information you need or make a referral.

Intake Services for practical support include:

LEAP –  Low Energy Assistance Program

OESP – Ontario Electricity Program

Eligibility Criteria

Income Support and Advocacy is available to anyone in our catchment area.

Hours of Operation

Appointment: Call: (613) 737-5115 ext. 2386 during business hours Monday to Friday.

Drop in hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm


Service offered virtually or in-person.

Call: (613) 737-5115 ext. 2386 to schedule an appointment

Walk in hours at 1355 Bank St, Suite 600, Ottawa, ON

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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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