Unless otherwise indicated, all in-person Ottawa Chapter events are held at:
Riverside United Church
3191 Riverside Drive
CCA Ottawa Chapter Membership
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GLUTEN-FREE EXHIBITOR FAIR
After nearly three years, the CCA's Ottawa Chapter is back with its first in-person event! We are inviting roughly 20 gluten-free vendors to showcase their products. This is a chance for businesses to re-connect with GF consumers, and it's your chance to score some free samples and great deals!
Saturday, November 19, 2:30 - 5:30 PM
Riverside United Church, 3191 Riverside Drive, Ottawa
No registration necessary, no charge - bring your family and friends!
To view the vendor list and other updates, check out the Facebook event page:
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
December 2022, via Zoom. Stay tuned for more information.
The CCA's national office organizes online support sessions for the newly diagnosed, as well as other fun events! Check out the list here:
Most recent events of the Chapter:
Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 11 AM ET: GF Baking Demo on Facebook Live!
Carmen Rupp-Eke, Director at Large with our Board of Directors, will be joined by her daughter Anais for a gluten-free baking demonstration. On the menu are GF Oreo Truffles! Pick up the ingredients in advance and join in on the fun. It will be broadcast via Facebook Live, at 11 AM, and you can access it here:
Sunday, June 13 at 7 PM ET: Guest Speaker and Group Discussion about GLUTEN-FREE GROCERY SHOPPING
Tatiana Hunt, Loblaws Dietitian, will be joining us for a ZOOM talk about how to navigate those aisles, the quality of food choices in the grocery store, and things to be mindful of. Chapter president Mark Johnson will also speak about the Gluten-Free Certification Program and how it can help you in the grocery aisle. We’ll also invite you to share any tips and tricks you have! Totally free, and there is no obligation to speak – but you are welcome to! To get the Zoom link (and phone information), please email us: info (@) ottawaceliac.ca.
If you are someone newly diagnosed with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, we would recommend that you view our latest newly diagnosed presentation:
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Events are free unless otherwise noted, and open to anyone.
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PAST EVENT HIGHLIGHTS
March 30, 2019
PowerPoint presentation from our guest speaker, Stephanie Kay Nutrition.
June 8-9, 2018
PowerPoint presentations from the annual conference of the CCA, held in Ottawa.
Feb. 25, 2017
1) Medical Expense tax deduction info by Quintin Wight, Ottawa Chapter
2) Naturopathic Medicine: What it is and what it can do for you by Dr. Sarah Kristolaitis, ND, B.Sc. (Hons)
Sept. 20, 2017
Sue Jennett from Kingston spoke to the Ottawa Chapter about gluten-free cooking. Sue has lots of resources on her website, including recipes and videos from her cable tv show Sue's Gluten Free Baking @ Home on Cogeco cable.