Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Site: Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Worker Program

Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers support to Aboriginal individuals who have or have had alcohol or drug addiction issues 
  • Provides culturally sensitive services and support to address drug and alcohol issues and to prevent or minimize the negative effects of addictive substances  
  • Promotes healthy lifestyle and offers alternatives to alcohol, drugs and solvents through family and community based activities and events  
  • Provides referrals to other community organizations and treatment centres 
  • Offers an after care support program for individuals who have returned from a treatment centre
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Timmins
Eligibility
  • Individuals who voluntarily admit to an alcohol and/or drug addiction and are seeking help  
  • Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal peoples
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 Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug 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)