Cambrian College

Site: Sudbury

Service: Wabnode Institute for Aboriginal Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Helps Aboriginal students make the successful transition to college and provides them with ongoing support throughout their college years 
  • Works with First Nation communities and organizations to identify, develop and deliver community-based programs
 
On-campus services include: 
Bebaandanaadmaaget 
  • Assists in the recruitment of First Nation students 
  • Delivers programs in First Nations communities through partnership agreements with First Nations and Aboriginal education institutes
 
Enaadmaaget 
  • Provides student financial support, scholarships bursaries and/or employment support 
  • Maintains an active liaison with First Nations Band Education offices and Native community organizations
 
Minomaadizwin Enaadmaaget 
  • Helps to establish a safe, supportive, and customary holistic environment for students 
  • Helps to promote the understanding of Aboriginal culture and people through housing a sacred space for cross-cultural awareness 
  • Supports students through programs and activities such as the Elders on campus, meditation, and storytelling
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility Must be of First Nations descent
Application Varies by service, contact for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-566-8101 Ext 7242
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-7145 Ext 7242
Website www.cambriancollege.ca/AboriginalStudents/Pages/aboriginalWabnodeCentre.aspx
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Primary Contact Darlene Kaboni, Secretary; Email: darlene.kaboni@cambriancollege.ca
Primary Executive Rick Ouellet, Director; Phone: 705- 566-8101 ext 7653; Email: richard.ouellet@cambriancollege.ca
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 1400 Barrydowne Rd
Sudbury, ON P3A 3V8
 
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Intersection Barrydowne Rd and Lillian Blvd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial