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Did you know? As a client of CMHA Ottawa, you have free access to the Recovery Library!

The Recovery Library features resources, videos and articles on the lived experience of recovery and wellness. Ask your worker for the login credentials to unlock the wonderful world of content to give you the inspiration to recover after a diagnosis of mental illness.

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Stories of Inspiration

Read inspiring stories from clients of CMHA Ottawa!

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Peer Support

Find out how to connect with people with lived experience who can help you in your recovery.

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Resources and Crisis Lines

Access mental health resources and crisis lines.

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If you’re in crisis right now, you can call the Mental Health Crisis Line. They answer calls 24 hours a day, seven days a week and can be reached the at 613-722-6914.

Local resources, by category:

Crisis Lines

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Substance Use and Harm Reduction Resources

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2SLGBTQI+ Community Supports

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African, Caribbean and Black

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Children and Caregivers’ Supports

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First Nations, Inuit and Métis Supports

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Food Security Services

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Legal Services

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Social Services and Financial Help

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Senior’s Supports

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Women’s Services

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Programs & Services

Descriptions of all of the programs and services available to clients of CMHA Ottawa.

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Client and Family Safety Information

Download safety handouts for clients of CMHA Ottawa and their families.

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