Jewish Life

Soloway Jewish Community Center

Ottawa’s JCC is a hub for community life, activities and events.

Visit their website.


Synagogues in Ottawa

Choose from a variety of congregations that best fits you and your level of observance.

Click here for a list.


The Ottawa Jewish Bulletin

Local community newspaper offering news and updates about current issues, upcoming events and Ottawa Jewish life.

Learn more.


Keeping Kosher

Looking for Kosher food in Ottawa? Visit the Ottawa Vaad HaKashrut  for a list of places to get Kosher food.


Ottawa Jewish Archives

The Archives is dedicated to gathering, recording and preserving the collective memory of the Jewish community in Ottawa and making the historical records accessible to all persons for their use, well-being and enjoyment. Read more here.


Volunteer Center

Interested in getting more involved in the community? Whether you’re looking for a short or long term commitment, there are a variety of volunteer opportunities available. Check out the Volunteer Center, we will help you find a role that is rewarding and enjoyable for you.


Jewish Education

Looking for Jewish schools? Choose from preschools, elementary and high schools, to after-school and weekend programs. Click here for more information.


New to Ottawa?

Ten Yad of Ottawa provide support for people moving to Ottawa including customized info-packages to help Jewish families new in town get oriented with the community. Download a neighborhood specific info-package here.


Jewish Camps

Ottawa has a number of Jewish camps and CIT programs available during the summer. Get more information here.

Have Questions? We're here to help! For more information, contact Lindsay: 613-798-4698 ext.355,