Dovercourt Recreation Centre  |  411 Dovercourt Ave. Ottawa ON K2A 0S9  |  613-798-8950


  • Next Inclusion dance: Sat. Dec. 16, 7-9, upstairs at Dovercourt in the Assembly Hall. See details >
  • The Cafe (upstairs) is open Mon – Fri 10am-5pm; Sat. 9am-2pm. See building & CS hours here >
  • See our Employment page for opportunities including WAVE Support Worker and Afterschool Program Inclusion Support
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Winter Holiday camps

Dec. 27-29 & Jan 2-5

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Swim Lessons

Winter swim lessons: register starting Dec. 5.

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Building a healthy, active and engaged community through recreation

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This is Ian. This is Dovercourt.

In 2014, Ian Blagden heard about Dovercourt WAVE (Work And Volunteer Experience) program for people with autism. Ian himself identifies as having Asperger Syndrome. He jumped at the chance to enrich his life skills and employability.

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    Our locations:

    Dovercourt Recreation Centre
    411 Dovercourt Ave, Ottawa ON K2A 0S9

    McKellar Park Field House
    539 Wavell Ave (near Byron)

    Van Lang Field House
    29 Van Lang Private
    (north of Scott off Churchill)

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