Bruce House brings hope, housing and support to individuals and families impacted 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.

How can we help you today?

Transition House Program

The Transition House Program, delivered from a house in Westboro, closed on September 1, 2017. The closure of the Transition House was a difficult decision. Rent, utilities, operating costs, and…

Mind Over Mood Workshop

An oyster creates a pearl out of a grain of sand.  The grain of sand is an irritant to the oyster.  In response to the discomfort, the oyster creates a…

Congratulations, Carmel!

Long-time Bruce House and community volunteer Carmel Horan was one of the recipients of the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers at a ceremony at Ottawa City Hall on April 28, in…