What We Do


Our Mission

 Our mission is to promote and provide programs and services that encourage positive life-changing experiences, promote wellness and wellbeing in our communities.


Who We're Helping

  • Individuals suffering from Addictions 
  • Those facing issues within the criminal justice system 
  • Individuals that are seeking help to regain control of their lives 
  • Those in need from any walk of life
  • Veterans in distress 
  • Assisting those in need navigate the criminal justice system
  • Helping those dealing with mental health issues
  • Accessing social services in our community  


Services Provided

  • Community Support 
  • Social Worker M.S.W, R.S.W.
  • Mental Health Workers
  • Counselor and Psychotherapy C.C.C.
  • Reintegration into the Community 
  • Addiction Counselling and Support
  • Mental Health Referrals 
  • Family Court assistance 
  • Pre/Post Bail & Trial Support 
  • Court-Ordered GPS Monitoring 
  • Meal Outreach Program
  • Addiction Treatment Facility Partner
  • family court advocacy and assistance

What is advocacy?


Advocacy is taking action to help people say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and obtain services they need. Advocates and advocacy programs and services work in partnership with the people they support and take their side. Advocacy promotes social inclusion, equality and social justice.

Community Meal Program


Meal Program Changes


 Community Meals

During the Covid-19 Crisis, Meals will not be at the church but home delivered to the doorstep only, and must be texted to the number below by Mondays at 4pm, to be on the delivery list.

Text  613-717-3840

Text Wording - " Meal Required " in text and add address and postal code please. 

10 am to 5 pm daily.

Note- At this time until more drivers are acquired, we regret that we can only deliver to Vanier.


Delivering Door to Door in the Community

146  meals served Last night! Wednesday May 4th 2020!

Great work Team!


Special Thanks to:

Farm boy 585 Montreal Rd
Wholesale Club1435 cyrville Rd
No Frills1226 place d'orleans Dr
Costco1900 cyrville Rd
Shoppers drug Mart1200 St Laurent Blvd
Rideau rockliffe community center815 St Laurent Blvd

Ottawa Police Association 

Help Us Feed Others Today!

 Onyx community services rely solely on donations to operate.  Without your kindness our programs could not run.  We help alleviate addictions, offer counseling and successful community reintegration programs for those incarcerated. Vanier non-profit rehabilitation social service organization 

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

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Contact Us

Questions? Information? Book an appointment?


265 Montreal Road, Ottawa, ON K1L 6C4

Counselling, Addiction, Social Services call direct at:

Toll Free: 1-888-833-5303 Ext #5 

Fax: 1-888-855-1737​

Message us on WhatsApp


GPS and Court Services Call us at (416) 800-7772 Montreal Administration Department (514) 819-9223

Business Phone Hours


By Appointment


01:00 p.m. – 04:00 p.m.


01:00 p.m. – 04:00 p.m.


01:00 p.m. – 03:30 p.m.


By Appointment


By Appointment




If You Need Them -Call! 613-238-3311



The Distress Line / Help Line services provide:

  • Emotional support and encouragement
  • Crisis management and intervention
  • Suicide risk assessment and prevention
  • Community resource / referral information

The Distress Line / Help Line is a vital community service that is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

613-238-3311 or  1-866-676-1080 


Deuteronomy 31:8-9

 "The LORD himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged."