Ininew Friendship Centre

Site: Mee Quam Youth Residence - Unpublished

Service: Youth Detention Centre

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a 10-bed open custody/detention facility 
  • Provides structured programming, which includes assessment, competency skill development, academic and recreational programs and health care to young offenders  
  • Aims to reduce and/or change antisocial peer interactions, attitudes, feelings and behaviours  
  • Helps individuals to increase self-control, self management and problem solving skills
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane ; Kapuskasing ; New Liskeard ; Timmins ; James Bay Coast
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Young offenders who have been given an open detention and/or custody disposition by the Courts
Application Program is only accessible through court referrals
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-6966
Fax 705-272-6976
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Angela Ellis Girard, House Director
Primary Executive Bernice Brunette, Executive Director; Phone: 705-272-4497 ext 25; Email:
Located In Community Cochrane
Address Cochrane, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 1497 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial