Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Site: Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Service: Native Friendship Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments Timmins Native Friendship Centre administers 3 satellite sites in Moosonee: 
  • Site 1: 13 First St 
  • Site 2: 3-B Moose Drive 
  • Site 3: 14-A Moose Drive
Description (Agency) Administers programs and services to improve the quality of life for urban Aboriginal people with a focus on social, educational and cultural development
Agency Services
Description (Service) Administers programs and services to improve the quality of life for urban Aboriginal people with a focus on social, educational and cultural development 
  • Provides a meeting place for urban Aboriginal people and community members regardless of nationality  
  • Hosts cultural events
 
Offers the following programs and services: 
  • Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Program 
  • Aboriginal Alternative Secondary School Program 
  • Aboriginal Family Support Progam 
  • Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Program 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
  • Aboriginal Prenatal Nutrition Program 
  • Academic Upgrading and Career Entrance Program 
  • Adult Native Literacy and Basic Skills 
  • Akwe:go Program 
  • Apatisiwin 
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Child Nutrition 
  • Life Long Care 
  • Oppekehawaso Wekamik Centre 
  • Urban Aboriginal Healthy Lifestyles Program 
  • Wasa Nabin Program
 
Also administers the following satellite sites in Moosonee: 
  • Site 1, 13 First St 
  • Site 2, 3B Moose Dr 
  • Site 3, 14A Moose Dr
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Moosonee ; Timmins
Eligibility
  • Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal peoples  
  • Membership preferred but not mandatory
Application Call to register for programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway - staff members
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-6262
Fax 705-268-6266
E-Mail reception@tnfc.ca
Website www.tnfc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Receptionist
Primary Executive Veronica Nicholson, Executive Director; Email: vnicholson@tnfc.ca
Alternate Executive Mickayla Bird, Executive Assistant; Email: mbird@tnfc.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 179 Kirby Ave
Timmins, ON P4N 1K1
 
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Intersection Kirby Ave and Balsam St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1974
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation; Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) ; Federal - Heritage Canada -- Aboriginal Friendship Centre Program (AFCP)