The Canadian Mental Health Association, Ottawa Branch (CMHA Ottawa), is an independent, community-based non-profit organization that provides services for eligible individuals in the Ottawa area with severe and persistent mental illness and/or substance use disorder, many of whom are experiencing chronic homelessness or are vulnerably housed. CMHA Ottawa is dedicated to promoting good mental health, developing and implementing sustainable support systems and services, and encouraging public action to strengthen community mental health services and related policies and legislation.
Please note: Due to COVID-19, our offices at 311 McArthur Avenue will remain closed to all unscheduled visitors until further notice.
Veuillez noter qu'en raison de COVID-19, nos bureaux au 311, avenue McArthur resteront fermés à tous les visiteurs jusqu'à nouvel ordre.
Canadian Mental Health Association, Ottawa Branch
311 McArthur Ave, Suite 201 (visitors) or Suite 301 (mailing address)
Ottawa, Ontario K1L 8M3
Hours of operation
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Summer hours (Monday to Friday): 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (June 1 to Sept. 1)
The branch will provide or arrange for the provision of accessibility formats and communication supports upon request.
We would like to hear from you about your service. You comments help us to provide the highest level of care.
For media inquiries, members of the press may contact Patrick Jodoin, Manager of Communications and Stakeholder Relations by calling 613-737-7791 ext. 135 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
CMHA Ottawa Board Members 2021-2022
We are proud to have a distinguished and dedicated group of volunteers with a wide range of expertise and experience serving on our board.
President: Nabanita Giri
Vice President: Peter Donnelly
Past President: John James
Treasurer: Vincent Trottier
Secretary: Admir Minarolli
View or download the CMHA Ottawa 2020/2021 annual report: CMHA Ottawa Annual Report 2020/2021