Ininew Friendship Centre

Site: Ininew Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Children's Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides a holistic approach in meeting the needs of Aboriginal children with mental health issues 
  • Identifies and assesses children in need of healing and wellness services 
  • Intervenes in crisis situation and provides follow-up and support 
  • Promotes addictions-free lifestyles and positive mental health through individual counselling, self-help programs, alternative activities programming and aftercare 
  • Offers traditional ceremonies and healing
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Cochrane
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 15 year(s) 
Aboriginal children living off-reserve who have mental health issues
Application Call to register for program
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-4497
Fax 705-272-3597
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Sylvie Grenier, Children's Mental Health Coordinator; Phone: 705-272-4497 ext 34
Alternate Contact Valerie Gosselin, Community Mental Health Program Coordinator; Phone: 705-272-4497 ext 26; Email:
Primary Executive Bernice Brunette, Executive Director; Phone: 705-272-4497 ext 25; Email:
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 190 Third Ave
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
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Intersection Third Ave and Fourth St
Mailing Address PO Box 1499 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC)