Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Site: Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Service: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Nutrition

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides support in the areas of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and Nutrition 
  • Works with parents, family members, caregivers and service providers in identifying ways to adapt the FASD affected individual's environment in response to their needs
 
Offers the following services: 
  • Healthy eating/cooking workshops 
  • Nutrition bingo 
  • FASD counselling, information and support 
  • Public information sessions
 
Traditional services include: 
  • Elders 
  • Aboriginal healthy cuisine 
  • Talking circles
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Timmins
Eligibility Aboriginal individuals and families currently participating in programs at the Timmins Native Friendship Centre
Application Call for information
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 Community Support 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)