Annual General Meeting:
Tuesday June 13th at 7:00 pm
Knights of Columbus Hall, Ellis St,
*If you are interested in becoming a
Board Member, please attend a
gathering at McCann Centre,
located at the Knights of Columbus Hall
on June 19th, from 5:30-8:30 pm.

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Welcome to Bernadette McCann House

Bernadette McCann House provides critical services, safety and support to women, children and youth, who are experiencing abuse-related crisis or coping with the after effects of abuse.
There is no fee for this service.

If you require the safety of a shelter, or immediate support, please call our 24hr. confidential help lines 1-800-267-4930 or 613-732-3131


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For Youth
What you need to know... more





Read some of our most frequently asked questions... more





Wish List
A detailed list of donations we need to help the women and children we serve in Renfrew County... more





Photo Galleries
View photos of the Shelter and some of our events... more




The Eastern Ottawa Resource Center Transitional Support Worker (TSW) provides transitional and housing supports and services for Francophone Women and their children who have experienced abuse, to help them connect with community supports and find and maintain housing. The Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre Francophone TSW will be available to meet with Francophone Women, on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.  She may be reached by calling 613 585-3414 or text message.