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

We're hiring a Parent Leadership Coordinator
Monday July 18, 2016

We are looking for a creative and motivated Parent Leadership Coordinator to help improve sexual health and safety among immigrant youth by promoting sexual and reproductive health literacy for parents, caregivers, and adult allies. This is a one-year pilot program.

We're Hiring Two Research Assistants
Friday May 20, 2016

Planned Parenthood Ottawa is hiring two post-secondary students to act as summer Research Assistants. Do you have experience conducting literature reviews and outreach to stakeholders? Are you passionate about sexual health? If so, you might be great fit for our team! Click through to learn more and view the job postings.

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.

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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.