23 09, 2021

Closing the gap when it comes to supporting First Responders

As an active Paramedic for the past 13 years, Brittany Smith gives back to her First Responder community as a volunteer with Ottawa First Responders

7 09, 2021

Ottawa First Responders Foundation reduces barriers to pathways of support

Meet Gerry Pingitore, 42 years of service as a Firefighter and as a leader in the Ottawa Fire Service, Pingitore served on the Fire Management

23 08, 2021

Everyday is anything but routine for Emergency Dispatch Operator Eva Burnett

“A person’s worst day is our everyday. A normal shift for us is calls like suicide, drug overdoses, fatal accidents, and mental health issues just

4 08, 2021

Responding to First Responders: three paramedics push to new limits for mental health of Ottawa First Responders at QC Mega Trail

Three paramedics from Ottawa will run the Québec Mega Trail in support of first responders on August 14. Éric Roy, Valérie Jacques, and Francis Paré

15 08, 2016

Why 9RUNRUN runs for mental health

Over the years, people participating in 9RUNRUN have raised thousands of dollars for local charities that support mental health in our community. 9RUNRUN first started

13 07, 2016

The Story of 9RUNRUN – Part 1 – A Race for Stittsville

Today, almost 30,000 people live in Stittsville, a far cry from 25 years ago when only about 500 people called this growing community on the