The Objects of the League shall be to unite Catholic women
   of Canada :

  to achieve individual and collective spiritual development.
  to promote the teachings of the Catholic Church.
  to exemplify the Christian ideal in home and family life.
  to protect the sanctity of human life.
  to enhance the role of women in church and society.
  to recognize the human dignity of all people everywhere.
  to uphold and defend Christian education and values in the
    modern world.
  to contribute to the understanding and growth of religious
    freedom, social justice, peace and harmony.

The Ottawa Diocesan Council of The Catholic Women's League of Canada
invites all Catholic women 16 and over to journey with us
in a sisterhood of faith, fun and fulfillment.
Come, join us.

Mission Statement

The Catholic Women's League of Canada
calls its members to grow in faith,
and to witness to the love of God
through ministry and service.

The following women have shared their GIFTS with the Ottawa Diocesan Council since 1923 - each one as unique as the first. May they be an inspiration for those who follow in future.
Diocesan Presidents
The Ottawa Diocesan Council will be eternally grateful for the support of our Spiritual Advisors at the Diocesan and Parish levels for over 90 years. May they be forever in our hearts and prayers.

Diocesan Spiritual Advisors

Parish Councils

Parish Councils   
2414 Ogilvie Rd, Gloucester
320 Olmstead St, Vanier
6658 Bilberry Dr, Orleans
44 Rothesay Dr. Kanata
1489 Shea Rd, Stittsville
1758 Alta Vista Dr, Ottawa
Nigeria Igbo
1640 Heatherington Rd, Ottawa
153 Woodroffe Av, Ottawa
17 First Av, Russell
5338 Bank St., Ottawa K1X 1H1
1940 Saunderson Dr, Ottawa
440 Longfields Dr, Nepean
940 Rex Av, Ottawa
2714 8th Line Rd, Metcalfe
4001 Dwyer Hill Rd South, Dwyer Hill
2571 Hwy 174, Cumberland
518 Donald St, Ottawa
1135 March Rd, Ottawa
2340 Baseline Rd, Nepean
5332 Long Island Rd, Manotick
3891 Old Richmond Rd, Nepean
134 Bridge St, Almonte
4 Perry St, Nepean
15 Steeple Hill Cr, Nepean
3092 Innes Rd, Gloucester

Spiritual Advisor
Fr. Gerard Plant
Claudette Langdon
acting/Claudette Langdon
acting/Claudette Langdon
Recording Secretary
Catherine Gasper
Correspondence Secretary
Catherine Gasper
Life Member Shirley Bernier
acting/Claudette Langdon
Education & Health 
acting/Claudette Langdon
Christian Family Life
acting/Claudette Langdon
Community Life
acting/Claudette Langdon
Spiritual Development
Jean Anderson
Resolutions & Legislation
acting/Life Member Evelyn Meaney
acting/Claudette Langdon
Past President / Historian
Lynn Lavictoire

Diocesan Council Officers 2022-2024

Life Members

Life Member Liaison 2022-2024: Joanna Sisk

Joan Chesser, Honorary Life Member, Our Lady of Miraculous Medal

Shirley Bernier, Holy Spirit
Moira Matthews, Immaculate Heart of Mary
Kay May, St. Patrick, Fallowfield
Evelyn Mills Meaney, Holy Spirit
Edith Mockler, Annunciation of the Lord
Jane Munro, Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal
Colleen Perry, St. Bernard
Colleen Shirley, St. Maurice
Anida Simurda, Immaculate Heart of Mary
Heather Sisk, Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal
Joanna Sisk, St. Ignatius the Martyr
  Sharon St. Jean, St. Martin de Porres

Marilyn Olsen, Military Ordinariate, The Good Shepherd

                OF THE

"If we are afraid to be different,
how can we make a difference in the world?"
- St.Ignatius of Loyola