To Contact Us:  

Abbeyfield Houses  
Society of Ottawa  

425 Parkdale Avenue  
Ottawa, ON  
K1Y 1H3  

Phone: 613-729-4817  


A unique alternative for retirement living.


Tea & Tour

Tea & TourAbbeyfield House Ottawa holds Open Houses on the fourth Wednesday of every month, from 2-4 pm. Members of the community are invited to Abbeyfield to tour the facilities. Our cook bakes us a cake to have with tea, and we take groups of visitors around the house.

Our next dates for 2018:

  • 27 June
  • 25 July
  • 22 August
  • 26 September

Abbeyfield Ottawa—25th Anniversary Celebrations

Abbeyfield Ottawa recently celebrated its 25th anniversary with a reception at the house attended by the Mayor of Ottawa—Jim Watson, the MPP for Ottawa Centre—Yasir Naqvi, and the Councilor for Kitchissippi Ward—Jeff Leiper. Also in attendance were many past and present volunteers and staff.
The dignitaries were introduced by Jeff Peters—President of Abbeyfield Ottawa; Jo-ann Ashford (past president) gave a brief history of the house. The mayor presented the house with a plaque recognizing the contribution that the house had made to the community.

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L to R: Yasir Naqvi, Jo-ann Ashford, Jim Watson, Jeff Peters, Jeff Leiper
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Mayor Jim Watson
Councillor Jeff Leiper
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L to R: Ruth Gray-Beauchamp, Jim Galloway, Jo-ann Ashford, John Fraser, Jeff Peters
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Two Volunteers
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The Brothers Moskau
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Jim Galloway, Jo-ann Ashford,
Jeff Leiper
Member of Staff
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Board Members: Blenard Helmesi and Danny Starr
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Manager Debbie Sprowl with two guests