Information Oakville

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Description & Services
Description A community information centre providing information and referral to services and programs. 
 
Information Oakville is a founding member and lead agency of Halton Information Providers (HIP). The purpose of HIP is to support the needs of the residents of the Regional Municipality of Halton by maintaining consistent and credible standards of community and human service information. 
 
Information Oakville is also a founding member of the Community Information Online Consortium (CIOC). CIOC is a consortium of information providers who are using the software which the Halton Information Providers and the Halton libraries originally designed and developed. 
 
Major Services: 
* operates a free and confidential telephone information and referral service providing individuals and organizations with current information on services available for Oakville residents  
 
* in cooperation with the other Halton Information Centres, makes available the Halton Community Services Database of over 4,000 records pertaining to non-profit, health and government organizations providing services to residents in the Halton area 
 
* provides free verbal information and referral, houses a large display of free pamphlets, flyers, newspapers, newsletters and brochures and maintains a community notice board 
 
* provides a variety of directories and various lists of community organizations 
 
* maintains a current calendar of events in Oakville that is available through the Oakville Public Library website
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; 
 
Information Desk  
Regular hours Mon-Thu 9:30am-9pm * Fri, Sat 9:30am-5pm * Sun 1pm-5pm (Sep-Jun) 
Summer hours Mon-Thu 10am-8pm * Fri, Sat 10am-5pm * Sun 1pm-5pm (Jul, Aug) 
 
Administration  
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Dates Closed Statutory holidays; Christmas and New Years Eve
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required * call for information
Fees Publications - fee for publications ; None - for services
Languages English
Contact Information
Address & Map
Oakville Public LIbrary, Central Branch
120 Navy Street
Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4
 
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Site Location Oakville Public Library Central Branch, Centennial Square
Intersection Lakeshore Rd and Navy St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Mailing Address c/o Information Oakville 
Oakville Public LIbrary, Central Branch 
120 Navy St 
Oakville, ON L6J 2Z4
Office Phone 905-815-5952
Fax 905-815-2024
E-Mail informationoakville@oakville.ca
Website www.opl.on.ca/services/info-oakville.php
Primary Contact Marcus Logan, Manager, Community Information; Phone: 905-815-2042 ext 5091; Email: marcus.logan@oakville.ca
Alternate Contact Mark Winfield, Halton Community Services Database Coordinator; Phone: ext 3233; Email: mark.winfield@oakville.ca
Other Details
Print Material Guide for New Oakville Residents 
 
Finding Legal Help 
 
Help for Small Businesses 
 
Indigenous Services for Halton Region
Established 1975
Service Level (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Information and referral

Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this database is accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive. Community Information Partners Peel cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion or omission of a program or service is not a comment on its quality.