Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Promotes increased participation in sport, physical fitness and recreation, and other programs that encourage healthy lifestyles  
  • Offers individual and group information sessions on fitness and nutrition topics  
  • Assists individuals in creating a personalized fitness program and provides supervision while participant performs the program
 
Offers specialized fitness and nutrition programs for: 
  • Children 
  • Youth 
  • Women 
  • Seniors and disabled adults
 
Healthy Eating, Healthy Weight 
  • Offers a weight management program  
  • Provides encouragement and health information to support individual in achieving wellness goals
 
Smoke Free Living/Smoking Cessation 
  • Provides education and resources about initiatives to quit smoking  
  • Offers a support group including mentors who have gone through the process of smoking cessation
 
Youth Leadership  
  • Provides workshops to teach youth leadership skill development  
  • Addresses topics including conflict management, decision making, goal setting, teamwork, time management and developing and presenting workshops
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Timmins
Eligibility Urban Aboriginal individuals and families
 
Fitness and Nutrition Programs 
  • Children's Groups: 7-12 years of age 
  • Youth Groups: 13-18 years of age 
  • Senior's Groups: 50 years and up
Application Call to register for programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway - staff members
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
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 Urban Aboriginal Healthy Lifestyles Worker
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
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) ; Federal - Heritage Canada -- Aboriginal Friendship Centre Program (AFCP)