During the developing COVID-19 situation, Ometz staff will be providing support remotely. We are here to help.
You may contact your Ometz worker: E-mail ([email protected]) | (514) 342-0000
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About Ometz

Ometz is a charitable organization that supports and strengthens individuals and families through a range of employment, immigration, school and social services. The Hebrew word for courage, Ometz has been active in Montreal's Jewish community for 156 years.

Today, Ometz is the single point of entry for caring, connected and inclusive programs and services. We serve more than 13.000 people every year. Our clients are better equipped to cope with life's challenges because we work together as a community.

Ometz is the Hebrew word for courage and it is a reflection of the courage of those who seek our support.


May 6

Study Group

A space for structure to get work done.
May 10, 2021

Creative Tuesdays

Young adults come together to tap into their creativity and do activities such as drawing and poetry.
May 11, 2021

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I first came into contact with Ometz when I was 17 years old. I realized at that time that giving feels a lot better than receiving, and wanted to get involved with... read more

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