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

Thank you to all interested volunteers
Tuesday March 17, 2015

We have completed our recruitment for the 2015 Spring Volunteer Training. 

LGBTQ+ Family Planning Workshop: April 10-12, 2015
Monday March 16, 2015

Thanks to an exciting partnership between Planned Parenthood Ottawa, the LGBTQ Parenting Network (Toronto) and The 519 Church Street Community Centre (Toronto), PPO brings you this guest workshop on LGBTQ+ Family Planning!

Announcing the new Executive Director for PPO!
Wednesday July 2, 2014

Lauren Dobson-Hughes (PPO board chair) is delighted to announce the new Executive Director of Planned Parenthood Ottawa. Catherine Macnab will join the PPO team on Monday 7th July.

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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.