Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Site: Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Promotes growth and healthy living for Aboriginal people through Aboriginal specific services 
  • Reduces family violence and promotes healthy lifestyles
 
Services offered include: 
  • Advocacy 
  • Family violence workshops 
  • Grief counselling 
  • Peer counselling 
  • Referrals 
  • Substance abuse counselling 
  • Referrals
 
Traditional services include: 
  • Ceremonies 
  • Feasts 
  • Language 
  • Talking circles 
  • Teachings 
  • Support groups
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Timmins
Eligibility Urban Aboriginal individuals and families living off-reserve
Application Call to register for program
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 Healing and Wellness Coordinator
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)