N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Site: N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Courtworker Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Helps individuals to navigate the court system  
  • Explains legal rights and court procedures  
  • Acts as a liaison between the offender and the courts  
  • Works with parents or families in the case of a child apprehension by CAS, to ensure that all proper steps are taken to protect the child and if possible to reunite the family  
  • Provides counselling, referrals, follow-up and encouragement to offenders to become contributing members of the community
Hours Hours not specified, call for details
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility Aboriginal individuals involved in the court system or with a Children's Aid Society
Application Call for application information
Languages English ; French ; Ojibway
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-674-2128
Fax 705-671-3539
Website www.nfcsudbury.org
Primary Contact Margaret Linklater, Court Worker; Email: courtworker@nfcsudbury.org
Alternate Contact Norman Beauvais, Court Worker; Email: courtworker@on.aibn.com
Primary Executive Marie Meawasige, Executive Director
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 110 Elm St
Sudbury, ON P3C 1T5
 
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Intersection Elm St and Pine St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial