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Ottawa Community Office

1745 Woodward Drive

Ottawa, Ontario, K2C 0P9 View map

Phone: (613) 723-1744

Fax: (613) 723-8967

Email: ottawa@ontario.cancer.ca

Hours of operation:

Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Serving the communities of:

Ottawa, West Carleton, Kanata, Nepean-Goulbourn, Gloucester-Cumberland, Rideau-Osgoode, Almonte, Carleton Place and Pakenham

  • Wig Salon

    Wig Salon (613) 723-1744 ext. 3607 or online at www.ottawawigsalon.myccsschedule.ca

    Free wigs available to cancer patients with 2 locations for your convenience! By appointment only!

    Chartwell -New Edinburgh Square, 420 MacKay St, Suite 302

    Chartwell Kanata - 20 Shirley’s Brook Drive

    Gently used wig donations accepted at all Ottawa Chartwell locations and Cancer Centres.

    For more information on donating hair click here.

    In order to ensure a proper fit we ask that you have a clean shaven head prior to your appointment.

    Thanks to support from the Regis Corporation the following locations will provide a free clipper cut with zero guard until Dec 31, 2017, should you need one:

    Wheels of Hope

    Patients registered with our Wheels of Hope transportation service will be picked up and taken to their appointment by a volunteer driver. This is a shared-ride program that not only provides transportation but also offers a friendly, supportive environment along the way.

    New patients who register with Wheels of Hope will be required to pay a one-time $100 registration fee. Children 18 years old or under will not be charged. If you are unable to pay the full registration fee, you may be eligible for assistance through our compassionate program.

    For more information, click here: Wheels of Hope

  • Relay For Life

    Thank you for joining us at Relay For Life in Ottawa!

    Join us in June 2017 to celebrate Relay For Life in Ottawa. Sign up to attend one in your community and begin fundraising now. It's a journey. Go the distance.

    Centre Relay For Life: June 2, 2017 at Nepean Sportsplex 1701 Woodroffe Ave

    East Relay For Life: June 9, 2017 at 500 Millennium Blvd near Giselle Lalonde High School 

    To register follow this link www.RelayForLife.ca Any questions please contact us at ottawa@ontario.cancer.ca or by telephone at (613) 723-1744 ext. 3610

  • Upcoming Events

    Daffodil Pin Sales this April
    We are looking for volunteers to assist with the sale of daffodil pins over the weekends of March 31st – April 2nd and April 21st – 23rd. Please visit www.ottawa.myccsschedule.ca to register for a 2-3 hour shift at a sale location near you. Contact us at 613-723-1744 x3623 if you have any questions.

    April is Daffodil Month
    We have volunteers collecting donations throughout Ottawa and surrounding communities going door-to-door for our Residential Campaign. All proceeds benefit the residents in this community. So open your doors to your neighbours to support your community.

    CGOWCA Dog Walkathon – April 22, 2017
    Support this outdoor fundraiser and bring your dog.  These organizers are raising money to support the Canadian Cancer Society.  Bring your family and your dogs to École Élementaire Catholique Des Voyageurs in Orleans on Saturday April 22, 2017 at 10am. Have fun outdoors with your pets.  If you can't make it to the event you can go online to their webpage to donate.  Click here to donate.

    Bad Suit Pub Crawl – April 29, 2017
    If you are out in the Byward Market on Saturday April 29, 2017 you might think there is a new fashion trend starting.  You have probably come across the Bad Suit Pub Crawl participants.  This is their 6th year of raising funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. Join the fun or make a donation.  Click here for more information.

    Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend 2017

    May 27-28, 2017

    Corner of Laurier Ave. and Elgin Street , Ottawa, Ontario

    Help reach the finish line in the fight against cancer by joining the Canadian Cancer Society running team at the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend!

    Register today!

    Funds raised through the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend help the Canadian Cancer Society fund life-saving research into all types of cancer and provide programs and services to people living with cancer and their families. Thanks to our dedicated runners and their supporters, we continue to have more impact, against more cancers, in more communities, than any other cancer charity in Canada. Join us today and help keep up the pace!

    Runners raising $300 or more will receive a brand new Canadian Cancer Society racing tank top, but supplies are limited so don't delay!

    Visit www.cancer.ca/runottawa for more information.

    Radon Testing for your Home

    Take action! Test your home for radon. Learn more and order your test kit at www.cancer.ca/radon

     

  • Volunteer opportunities
    Are you that special someone who can help make a really big difference in 2017?

    We have the following opportunities available:

    Daffodil Pin Sales this April

    We are looking for volunteers to assist with the sale of daffodil pins over the weekends of March 31st – April 2nd and April 21st – 23rd.  Please visit www.ottawa.myccsschedule.cato register for a 2-3 hour shift at a sale location near you. Contact us at 613-723-1744 x3623 if you have any questions.

    For upcoming events requiring volunteers visit www.ottawa.myccsschedule.ca

    Fundraising:

    • Fundraising Administrative support

    Community Services:

    • Volunteer drivers
    • Peer Support volunteers
    • Wig Salon volunteers

    Outreach:

    • Prevention volunteers (presentations & displays)
    • RIOT (Research Information Outreach Team)
    • Advocacy volunteers

    Administration:

    • General office volunteers
    • Fundraising office volunteers
    • Residential Committee
    • Volunteer Engagement

    For more information please contact ottawavolunteer@ontario.cancer.ca or (613) 723-1744 ext. 3623

  • Tweets
  • Cars For Cancer!

    Cars For Cancer is offering a $150-$300 donation in your name for your unwanted vehicle. We provide FREE PICK UP & REMOVAL service.

    DONATE YOUR VEHICLE AND RECEIVE UP TO A $300 TAX RECEIPT.

    Visit Cars For Cancer Ottawa for more information.  Contact us by e-mail for a quote on your vehicle at SCRAPTHATCRAP@LIVE.COM anytime, from anywhere in the Ottawa/Gatineau and surrounding area. 

    The goal is to help Ottawa and its surrounding areas in the disposal of any vehicles that threaten and damage our environment by making the process as worry (and cost) free as possible.

    Contact (613) 325-3964 today to clean out your driveway! 

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