"The most vibrant neighbourhoods, the friendliest, the ones that are most child-safe, are the neighbourhoods where people know the name of the guy across the street, and the woman next door" - (Janet Yale, 2001)





Family House Programs & Services


The Debra Dynes Family House provides a wide range of services and programs that are community driven to meet emergency and ongoing needs. As well as regularly scheduled programs, the Family House provides seasonal activities, services, referrals and information on community resources.

The schedule and information for all programs and activities at Debra Dynes such as the Good Food Box and the Food Bank, including Child & Youth Programs and the Computer Access Schedule is available in a downloadable printer friendly PDF format.

Debra Dynes Family House is a member agency of the Ottawa Food Bank.