Welcome to Planned Parenthood Ottawa

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We've moved! Please visit us at our new location at 222 Somerset Street West.

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

Spring Volunteer Training
Thursday March 17, 2016

Volunteers are the heart of PPO. They're involved in every aspect of our work, from delivering sexual health education and counselling to running our Board of Directors. We're excited to announce that we're now accepting applications for new volunteers, and will be running our 4-week Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) training course this Spring. Check out our volunteer page for more information.

Parenting Forum: Making Connections & Sharing Tools and Resources
Wednesday February 17, 2016

We would like to invite parents, guardians, and parental figures to an evening to connect and exchange knowledge about the revised Ontario Health and Physical Education curriculum. 

Jean Pigott Hall – City Hall

Join Our Team!
Tuesday January 5, 2016

We're hiring an Outreach Coordinator! Are you passionate about sexual health and community development? Do you have strong facilitation and project management skills? If so, you might be the perfect fit! Applications are due by Friday, January 22nd 2016. Click through for more details. 

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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.