Community Links

Community & Social Services


211 is here to help! 211 is a three-digit phone number and website that provides information and referral to community and social services in Ontario. Find the information you need at

Community News


theHumm is a free, monthly, independent newspaper covering Arts, Entertainment and Ideas in the small towns and communities of the Ottawa Valley. theHumm Online offers an Ottawa Valley Event Calendar, Ottawa Valley business directory and much more.

Speaking Volumes – in this regular column on theHumm Online, Ottawa Valley librarians contribute articles and suggest related reading material that we feature exclusively here on the website.

The Millstone

A community newspaper for Mississippi Mills, The Millstone provides hard news and community-based announcements.

With branches in Almonte and Pakenham, the library offers 67,000+ items, both print and digital.