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.

Latest News Items

In Memoriam – Roger Clouthier

We sadly say goodbye to Roger Clouthier. He was active in his community and well known to staff at Bruce House and The AIDS Committee of Ottawa. Our thoughts are…

Trans Day of Remembrance

The International Trangender Day of Remembrance ( is an annual event to remember transgender people who have been victims of hate and violence. It is held on November 20. Lisa…

2017-18 Annual Report & Strategic Plan

If you missed our Annual General Meeting, here are the annual report and the new strategic plan. Annual Report 2017-2018 Strategic Plan 2018-2021

OAN Members’ Meeting & AGM 2018

The Ontario AIDS Network (OAN) is a network of community-based organizations which were formed as a grass-roots response to needs for AIDS services and information. The OAN held its Annual…

Amazing events – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who planned, participated in, or attended these amazing Pride events in support of Bruce House—approximately $17,000 was raised!  We hope you had a wonderful Pride! National…

In Memoriam – Randolph Shannon

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Randolf Shannon. A passionate advocate for HIV and AIDS Randolf contributed to the community in many ways. He volunteered in…

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