OMRA’s mission is to make it easier for resettled refugees to get affordable housing in Ottawa. To achieve this, OMRA provides rent subsidies to select refugee families and individuals. OMRA also advocates for better access to affordable housing in our city.
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OMRA is a small non-profit, volunteer-based charity which uses a grocery card fundraising program and tax-deductible donations to help newcomers get established. OMRA has been operating since 2001.
OMRA provides monthly rent subsidies for periods of one to four years, depending on circumstances.
Join our grocery card fundraising program or make a tax-deductible donation. You can help OMRA support more families.