Our hope is to connect the many organizations in the Ottawa area serving at-risk children and their families across the continuum of care, from crisis prevention, to intervention, to bringing hope through restoration.
Find each supporting organization grouped into one of these three categories below:
Reflections and Spotlights
“I was a stranger, and you invited me in” Matthew 25:35 Home is a place where families can feel safe, loved, and have a sense of belonging. Matthew House Ottawa’s Furniture Bank program and Refugee Services provides this feeling of home by meeting both the physical...
When the planes hit the twin towers on September 11, 2001, I was the Director of a Centre supporting youth in and from care living on their own across the Greater Toronto Area. I remember ironing my shirt at home watching CNN as the first tower was hit. By the time...
"Those of us who serve and care for “children from hard places,” know about fear first-hand, and know intimately its impact on the lives of children, youth, and adults. The opposite of fear is felt-safety, and we know how to promote felt-safety, and that is through...