Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Site: Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Prenatal Nutrition Program

Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers community based, holistic and culturally relevant programs and services aimed at prenatal and postnatal Aboriginal mothers, their infants and families including the following: 
  • Advocacy and Support 
  • Breastfeeding Support 
  • Group Sessions 
  • Hospital Visits 
  • Infant Development 
  • Nutrition Programs 
  • One-on-one Counselling 
  • Parenting Programs 
  • Prenatal and Postnatal Education 
  • Recreation Programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Program times vary
Areas Served Timmins
Eligibility Urban Aboriginal women who are pregnant or planning on becoming pregnant and their infants up to 6 months of age
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 Prenatal Nutrition Program 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)