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Gregor Sneddon, right, with a HelpAge International client. Photo Courtesy of HelpAge Canada

A helping hand

By 2030, one in six people in the world will be over the age of 60. Here’s one organization that’s helping seniors in Ottawa and beyond          For Nancy (her last name has been withheld to protect her privacy), everyday […]

Leslie Scott.

Lend me an ear

The Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region celebrated 50 years of helping people in 2019   In 2015, Jennifer B. was wrestling with postpartum depression after the birth of her second child. At the time, the Ottawa resident, who asked […]

The Wild Bird Care Centre relies on the public to bring in abandoned and injured birds.

For the birds

Region’s oldest wildlife rehab centre to construct new visitor’s area For nearly 30 years, residents of Ottawa and the surrounding area have been bringing injured or abandoned wild birds to the Wild Bird Care Centre in the west end. Tucked […]