Ottawa-Centre Federal Candidates Event October 9th Invitation from Somerset West CHC and Centretown CHC

In collaboration with Centretown Community Health Centre, Parkdale Food Centre, Dalhousie Food Cupboard, and Centretown Emergency Food Cupboard and with support from Community Food Centres of Canada’s Eat, Think, Vote campaign, SWCHC are hosting a community event for residents of our catchment to meet with candidates of Ottawa-Centre.


Moderated by Patricia Harewood, the focus of this meet & greet will be to have candidates speak to priority issues of residents as well as have an open Q/A. It will be held on Wednesday, October 9th from 5:30-8:30pm at the Adult High School (300 Rochester Street)

Posted on September 17, 2019 .

City is applying mitigative measures to address the LRT noise

MCA is pleased to advise the first of the mitigative measures to address the LRT noise will be "rail polishing" starting tomorrow August 31st and undertaken at night for the next 2 weeks! We continue to pursue the installation of other noise damning features and the application of gravel to the trench to absorb noise. We've also been in discussion with for further assistance if needed. Hold tight, everyone!

Posted on August 30, 2019 .

Keith's 90th!

Come celebrate Mechanicsville’s living legend on his actual birth date with a Wine & Cheese hosted by MCA. Drop by for a brush with greatness, your presence will be his presents!

When: Tuesday, June 11, 2019 @ 8-10pm

Where: Grunt Restaurant at 173 Hinchey Avenue, Ottawa, K1Y1L7

Posted on June 9, 2019 .

Road closure on June 1-5

The following road closures are occurring:

Parkdale Avenue from Emmerson Avenue to Burnside Avenue. The road will be closed from 9:00AM Saturday, 1 June 2019 to 6:00PM Sunday, 2 June 2019

Burnside Avenue from Parkdale Avenue to Forward Avenue. The road will be closed from Monday, 3 June 2019 to Friday, 7 June 2019.

Posted on May 29, 2019 .

JHS Carruther's programs for it's residents

As part of it’s mandate, the JHS Carruther’s offers programming for ti’s residents. They have been kind enough to share their May programming with MCA.

  • Board games and tea on Monday

  • Health literature on Tuesday

  • Nicotine replacement therapy every second Wednesday

  • Bingo on Wednesday

  • Paint night on Thursday

  • Changing Direction group discusison on Friday

  • Different activities on Friday (Garden cleanup, Community cleanup, clay creation, pooch in the park, rock painting)

Posted on May 19, 2019 .

SWCHC Community kitchen

Come join SWCHC as they cook together as a community. They will be learning simple and healthy dishes that you will be able to cook for your family. It is a great opportunity to get to know your neighbors too. They will be meeting once a month

Location: 18 Burnside Avenue

Date: Monday, May 13th, 2019

Time: 12:30-2:30pm

Posted on May 10, 2019 .