Ways to Give

As a non-profit charity, we rely solely on donations to provide these vital, free services to our community. If you are interested in partnering with us, please consider the following ways to give:


Monthly Donation

Your pre-authorized monthly gift will provide a consistent and much-needed source of support for us to better serve our community. Please click on the link below and fill out the form.

One-Time Donation

Your one time gift goes a long way to supporting the work that we do in serving our community. Please click on the link below and fill out the form.

Directly with the Office

  • Donate by Mail

    Write a cheque payable to First Place OPTIONS and mail to #202-1600 Merivale Rd, Ottawa, ON, K2G 5J8

  • Donate by Phone

    Call 613-228-7475 to make a Credit Card donation. *This costs us on average 3% per transaction.


  • Make a Bequest to First Place OPTIONS

    Making a bequest to our charity in your will is a wonderful way to leave a meaningful legacy to the next generation. Please call 613-228-7475 or email info@firstplaceoptions.ca for more details on how to leave First Place OPTIONS a gift in your will.

  • Make a Gift of Securities

    Donating your stocks, bonds or mutual fund shares is a tax efficient way to optimize the impact of your gifts. With the tax on the capital gains in publicly traded securities eliminated, you will be entitled a donation receipt equal to the full fair market value of the securities on the date of the gift. For details call 613-228-7475 or email info@firstplaceoptions.ca.

Through the United Way at Work

You can easily designate your giving to First Place OPTIONS through the United Way if your employer has a plan set up.

Speak to your HR department about donating through Payroll.

Or click on the United Way logo and fill in the information below onto your United Way Donation Form and mail to United Way:

  • Choose: OTHER OPTIONS, “I want to designate my gift to another registered
    Canadian charity”.
  • Canadian Charity: First Place Maternal Health Options Inc.
  • Registered Charity Number: 89025 1382 RR0001

The First Place OPTIONS team thanks you!