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

Register now for the National Capital Pride Run!

Grab your running shoes and register today for the National Capital Pride Run!  This 5km run / 2.5km walk is an amazing annual event in support of Bruce House—entirely planned…

International Drug User Memorial Day 2019

On Friday, July 19th, the annual International Drug User Memorial Day will take place from 10:30am-12:00pm at the Sandy Hill Community Health Centre, followed by a reception from 12:00pm-1:00pm. Sean…

Overdoses in Ottawa

In recent years, Ottawa has seen a significant increase in the city’s rate of opioid drug overdoses. According to a 2014 statistic, drug overdoses in Ottawa result in approximately 115…

Substance Use and Harm Reduction in Ottawa

What do you know about substance use and harm reduction in Ottawa? Did you know that over 20,000 people access supervised consumption sites in Ottawa every year? Did you know…

Welcome To Our Pantry

The new Bruce House Pantry is up and running!  This program will help clients facing occasional shortages of food or other essentials, as well as provide supplies for people setting…

Notes from the Board / Notes du Conseil d’administration – June 2019

Dear friends of Bruce House, As Chair of the Baord of directors, I would like to continue my efforts to offer more transparency as to our activities. It is important…

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