Community Information Bulletin

This is a weekly community driven, community based communication mechanism that provides an opportunity for community agencies in Ottawa and Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario to share information and celebrate successes.

The Community Information Bulletin is distributed through email and this online Community Information Bulletin page.

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Hintonburg Community Association
The Hintonburg Community Association released their newsletter for Hintonburg residents such as their general annual meeting, the community fridge, and different development news for the community. To check the newsletter click here!
• Posted: September 21, 2021
Empathy House of Recovery
Empathy House will hold their annual general meeting virtually on October 12 th 2021. For more information click here.
• Posted: September 16, 2021
The council of Aging Ottawa
The council of Aging Ottawa has released their newsletter on the upcoming events such as the program they offer (Smart Aging Core Program), the Grand Parade this saturday and other community events. Find the newsletter here.
• Posted: September 16, 2021
MAGentix released their new workshops and seminars for mental health professionals and their training for the year 2021/2022. Find their schedule and calendar here !
• Posted: September 16, 2021
The Homeless Hub
The Homeless Hub released their newsletter on Homelessness and Housing as a Right. It includes podcasts, harm reduction training and other ressources. See their newsletter here.
• Posted: September 16, 2021
The Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre
Support The Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre by joining them on October 23, 2021 for their annual NROCRC Shine a Light on our Community Virtual Gala. For more information, please go to the website and/or contact Ella Matheson at 613.596.5626 ext. 245 or email her directly at
• Posted: September 16, 2021
Ottawa Innercity Ministries
On September 14th, Ottawa Innercity Ministries will host a free BBQ (takeaway), from 1-3 pm at Knox Presbyterian Church at 120 Lisgar Street in Ottawa.
• Posted: September 10, 2021
Community Legal Services of Ottawa
Élaine Simon of Community Legal Services of Ottawa will be giving an information session on September 15, 2021 (English) and September 17, 2021 (French) 10:30 a.m on IRCC’s new programs for Afghans in collaboration with the Newcomer Information Centre at the Y. The presentation will provide a summary of IRCC’s special programs for Afghans (based on IRCC’s newsletters and program delivery updates) including Afghans who supported Canada’s mission, humanitarian resettlement program for refugees who have fled Afghanistan and prioritizing family reunification for Afghans in Canada. More informations are available here.
• Posted: September 9, 2021
CLEO – On The Radar
CLEO just published their Greater powers for the Landlord and Tenant Board could have major effect on tenants newsletter. To learn about the changes to the new rules for the tenants and landlords click here.
• Posted: September 9, 2021
YSB Employment Services
YSB Employment Services are having a few hiring events in diverse sectors in September. To find the complete list and register click here.  
• Posted: September 9, 2021


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Posting Criteria

The Community Information Bulletin is distributed by Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario (CNEO) in two formats, an email Sendout and an online Community Information Bulletin page.

The E-mail sendout Service reaches over 2,400 individuals working in the non-profit sector in the City of Ottawa and a small number of for-profit organizations that offer free or specialized services.The e-mail sendout is a compilation of the week’s new postings. It is sent out Wednesdays when the bulletin board is updated. The online Community Information Bulletin page is located on our website. It features all the postings of the last month
Before submitting a posting, please be sure to read the following information.

Inclusion and exclusion criteria for posting:

Postings must be of local interest and be of community awareness
Postings will be divided according to the following categories:

  • News
  • Employment and Volunteering
  • Workshops and Professional Development
  • Support Groups
  • Health Information
  • General Information

Inclusion in the e-Mail Broadcasting Service or on the Bulletin Board does not imply endorsement by CNEO.
CNEO reserves the right to exclude a posting
Postings which are not acceptable include:

  • Partisan and political postings
  • Advertisement for the sale of goods or merchandise – including the services offered by an individual
  • Promotions of a faith
  • Material that is intended to slander a group or person or that promotes hatred or discrimination

This service is free, until further notice, for non-profit agencies serving the city of Ottawa with condition that the service offered is free, subsidized or for a minimal fee
Fees may apply to other posting requests
For-profit organizations may post for a fee. Please call 613-683-5400 x 5514
To post we will require:

The requested posting in a PDF (.pdf) or Microsoft Word (.doc) document, or a link towards a web page, formatted to be readable and understandable. Formatting is not provided by CNEO. The approved postings will appear as received
** NOTE : We changed the posting criteria for our Employment and Volunteering section.
Requests to the Employment and Volunteering section must now be provided with a direct link [URL] to your website where this information is posted – ex.: a Careers Page. Simply send your email request with the following information, i.e. Counsellor, Community Information Centre
We no longer accept/post .pdf or .doc under this section as of August 2015
If you are sending a posting request that is not from the organization you work for, please indicate in the body of the email which organization it is from
The document should contain a contact name, title, organization name, telephone number and/or email address
We encourage postings be made available in English and in French but it is not required. Translation is not provided
Information received up to Friday at 12 noon will be distributed and posted on the following Wednesday
The bulletin is not updated on statutory holidays
Documents can be posted for 30 days, until the event date has passed or until requested to be removed by the organization in question
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