About Us

The Council for Social Action in Overbrook is dedicated to specifically increasing citizen participation in community development in order to combat poverty and increase social inclusion.

We are non-profit organization whose vision is to create a caring, prosperous, and inclusive community where all people in Overbrook are able to realize healthy and successful lives.

Our mission is to connect people, communities, places of worship, businesses, governments, academia, and social service providers together to reach creative and collaborative solutions to complex social issues.

Overbrook is a neighbourhood in Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward, in the east end of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The neighbourhood is bounded by the Queensway, Rideau River, St. Laurent Blvd. and Vanier. Our community also includes Castle Heights.