The Ottawa Area Center for Pride values a better community where all are affirmed regardless of orientation or gender identity/expression. Our goals are to enhance and sustain the health and well-being of the LGBTQIA+ communities; to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment; to provide peer support; to seek to create a greater awareness about the issues and unique experiences faced by the LGBTQIA+ communities; and to provide examples of power, love, and ability to make our neighborhoods a better place.

Mission Statement

The Ottawa Area Center For Pride empowers, supports, and advocates for people of all orientations, gender expressions, and identities.