• We Are A Community

Ottawa’s growing Jewish community of 15,000 has a lot to offer. At its heart is the Jewish Community Campus, located at Nadolny Sachs Private and home to Federation, Hillel Lodge, and to several of our agencies including the Soloway Jewish Community Centre. See below for important links.

Community Directory:  Looking for something specific and with a map view? Type in a search query to find what you need.


News: Visit our home page to view the latest posted editions
• E-News for monthly listing of events and happenings in the community.
E-Bulletin for twice-monthly in-depth articles, current issues and interesting reads.

Organizations: A quick list and contact info of synagogues, services, schools and more.

Social media groups: Get regular updates on community events from the Federation's Facebook PageOttawa Jewish Parents  and the Ottawa Kosher Foodies  and Israelis in Ottawa, a great resource for Ottawa newcomers from Israel.

  • Education

    From elementary schools to after-school and weekend programs, when it comes to Jewish education in Ottawa, there is a place for everyone!

  • Young Adult

    Exciting and innovative programs that allow young adults to meet and mingle and develop professional contacts.

  • Family and Kids

    Programs for children, information on Jewish Education, and connecting with families in Ottawa.

  • Hillel Ottawa

    Hillel Ottawa helps college and university students to find a balance between being distinctively Jewish and universally human.

  • Seniors

    Information on programs available to stay active and social in your golden years.

  • Shoah Committee

    Dedicated volunteers committed to preserving the memories and legacies of the past to educate future generations about one of the worst genocides in modern history.

  • Teens

    Ottawa's Jewish youth connect in many ways, here are a few organizations to visit.

  • Jewish Life

    Find information about the Jewish community in Ottawa, our local paper, Synagogues, finding Kosher food and more.

Can't find what you are looking for? Contact Sarah Beutel at sbeutel@jewishottawa.com or call (613) 798-4696 x253.