Welcome to Ability First Ottawa

Comprehensive services and support for people with disabilities.

Shop From Our Partners

Shop from one of our partners and a portion of the proceeds will be donated back to Ability First Ottawa. 

Buy a shirt to show your support for Ability First Ottawa.

These beautiful metallic foil printed 50/50 cotton-polyester blend shirts are made by Bootleg Buttons and come in a variety of print colours. $10 for every shirt sold goes to Ability First Ottawa.


Order custom flowers for your love ones and add a personal message or photo or even logo.

UpTown Socks: eSOX

Direct statement from: Jarrod Goldsmith

Hey sock-lovers, we have something pretty cool for you (and just in time for the holidays)! Get a funky pair of #eSOX and help raise funds for CHEO (Max Keeping Foundation), Ottawa Network for Education / Réseau d’Ottawa pour l’Éducation and Ability First Ottawa!

PLUS, our friends Rob Stewart of ROBCO Swimming Pool Services and Doug Bates of Brown Bag Event Co. will EACH BE MATCHING donations. If you want to be part of this amazing movement to support these charities with also offering a matching donation contact us for details! info@eSAX.ca

Order now! https://eSAX.ca/eSOX

So excited that we already have Rob Stewart and Doug Bates EACH MATCHING ALL DONATIONS!! If any other organizations want to get on-board please send them my-way! info@eSAX.ca


Photo Credit: Janet Seto-Slatter; https://www.facebook.com/HUBIncOttawa.ca/?eid=ARBCrZKdOsD_V2gAkukwSW1VsoKREBig-PUTbCDyzcwD5FA-LJdUqDofM2NGHKZzD_p5aQWmvKUXlqIF&timeline_context_item_type=intro_card_work&timeline_context_item_source=100000786771297&fref=tag


Executive Director Christina Ranieri, SSW, DSW & BA SOC.

Michael Lifshitz, volunteer mentor of Ability First Ottawa, https://www.facebook.com/IllumAbilities/?eid=ARAC54rsnB5WXp9FvVF-NIjiD0iKRXnntFBHxVF7LZAbDtrKIhHIePkhGsgGp9P71JyeCrDUNHme6q6H&timeline_context_item_type=intro_card_work&timeline_context_item_source=724567036&fref=tag

and https://www.facebook.com/BreakawayExperiences/?eid=ARCO6X1dplk3DWd7v4qFfiVjYZlRKoYaDsy2rKX7xq0396xIOHTdN1OIwaCATl09fsBxrLq_OO4bVboE&timeline_context_item_type=intro_card_work&timeline_context_item_source=724567036&fref=tag

Collab Space

Collab Space is an incubator inspired facility that provides start ups and small businesses a professional work environment among a community of collaborative, growth-oriented peers.

70 Bongard Avenue
Nepean Ontario, Canada
K2E 7Z9

Also check out our New Kanata Location!

300 March Road, 4th Floor
Kanata Ontario, Canada
K2K 2E2



Our Referral link:

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Want to help Ability First Ottawa then if you shop with *Wish* and use the referral code the points will be used to buy items for our participants, their families and the program it self.

Please use the referral code:  hgssvjq