Welcome to Planned Parenthood Ottawa


Planned Parenthood Ottawa has been serving the Ottawa community since 1964. We offer accurate education, counselling, and information services that continue to make a difference in people's everyday sexual and reproductive health. 

Planned Parenthood Ottawa is an agency with heart, laughter and a genuine concern for educating the many people of the nation's capital.

We offer many educational services, including our peer led educational Insight Theatre troupe.

Planned Parenthood Ottawa is supported through the generosity of our funders and donors like you.


Sexual Health News

Urgent message from PPO's President
Wednesday August 26, 2015

For 50 years, we’ve been there for you, every step of the way. Now we need your help urgently. You’ve heard of the recent attacks on women’s healthcare in the States, but we’re feeling the impact too. 

Beyond the Politics of RU-486: What women really need to know about the abortion pill.
Friday July 31, 2015

Health Canada has approved the use of the abortion pill, RU-486 in Canada!

20,000 anti-abortion postcards for Ottawa
Monday July 13, 2015

Beware that you may find the graphic anti-abortion postcard on your doorstep. The logical result of this campaign is to increase maternal mortality and morbidity in Canada by making abortions illegal and dangerous... again. 

[ Complete list of stories, click here ]


Parents that are looking for information and resources can visit our Resource Zone.


Teachers looking for information to provide your students with? This is a good start.

Insight Theatre, a Planned Parenthood Ottawa program, is a unique non-profit, public education theatre program created by, for and about youth.