Bruce House brings hope, housing and support to individuals and families impacts by HIV in Ottawa and area.

Since opening its doors in 1988, through the generous support of local individuals and organizations, Bruce House has been delivering a ‘housing-first’ approach for people in our community living with, and impacted by, HIV.

We are committed to ensuring our clients have access to stable housing, supported independence, and opportunities for healthy living.


Latest News…

Office Closed – Feb. 19 & 20 2018

Please note that the Bruce House office will be closed on Monday February 19, 2018 for Family Day. We will also be closed on Tuesday February 20 due to office…

Missing a 2017 Tax Receipt?

Are you missing a tax receipt for a donation made to Bruce House in 2017?  No problem! If you made your donation online via CanadaHelps, you can request a copy…

Help Build The Future of Bruce House – Launching Thirty for 30

Thirty for 30 – Building the Future of Bruce House We are asking for thirty individuals to become monthly donors this year, in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Bruce…

Black History Month

  Every February we recognize Black History Month.   February 7th 2018 was also African, Caribbean and Black Canadian HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.  In the words of The Canadian HIV/AIDS Black, African…

The Giving Report – Insights into fundraising

The Giving Report, an annual report by CanadaHelps on trends within the non-profit sector, includes some alarming news for community organizations like Bruce House. When adjusting for inflation, charitable donations…