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.

Check the criteria we use for inclusion in the Bulletin.

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Support Groups

Al-anon and Alateen are holding free, daily online Help Friends and Families of problem drinking meetings, no referral needed. Safe, anonymous, confidential. Contact for more information and a meeting list :, 613 860 3431,
• Posted: May 18, 2022
Family Services Ottawa
Family Services Ottawa will host an upcoming Parent Coaching Program.
• Posted: May 18, 2022
Hospice Care Ottawa
As part of the Together Ottawa Ensemble events, Hospice Care Ottawa is hosting a virtual Bereavement Retreat on June 15th. This nurturing online event includes a presentation, time for supportive sharing with other and a guided yoga.
• Posted: May 18, 2022
PLEO will soon hold new support groups for parents and caregivers of children 13-17 years old
• Posted: May 18, 2022
Parents’ Lifelines of Eastern Ontario / Parents : Lignes de secours de l’Est de l’Ontario
Parents' Lifelines of Eastern Ontario )PLEO) will host support groups for parents and caregivers of children 0-12 years old.
• Posted: May 9, 2022
Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre
The Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre (NROCRC) hosts a weekly Milk and Eggs Program, a safe virtual space for pregnant women & new mothers to meet and socialize while learning about postnatal health & nutrition.
• Posted: May 9, 2022
The Royal
The Royal has a line-up of client and family-oriented events coming up, including Family Information & Support Groups (Helping Those with a Nicotine Addiction, Managing distress and crises: approaches to communicate, collaborate, and cope and more!)
• Posted: May 9, 2022
Ontario Native Women’s Association
The Ontario Native Women's Association (ONWA) will host a Moon Teaching on May 16th.
• Posted: May 2, 2022


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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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