Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Site: Moosonee Site 3 - 14A Moose Dr

Service: Homelessness Partnering Strategy

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides services to assist Aboriginal individuals who are struggling with homelessness issues
 
Offers the following services:
 
Drop-In Centre 
  • Offers an environment during regular hours for individuals to socialize, receive peer support and guidance with life issues 
  • Provides supportive counselling and referrals to other services
 
Meal Support 
  • Aims to ease hunger through the provision of supplementary food including a weekly soup kitchen, snacks and/or occasional meals at the drop-in centre, and a one-time emergency food basket 
  • Provides outreach meals within the community as the need arises
 
Emergency Discretionary Fund 
  • May provide discretionary funding for needs such as transportation to a shelter, purchase of identification, hygiene kits and food baskets  
  • Offered only based on case-by-case assessment and availability of funds
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Moosonee
Eligibility Urban Aboriginal individuals and families who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness
Application Contact Homelessness Coordinator for intake, assessment and information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 705-336-0180 
705-336-0192
Fax 705-336-0916
Website www.tnfc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Mike Murphy, Homelessness Partnering Strategy Program Worker; Email: mmurphy@tnfc.ca
Alternate Contact Cody Linklater, Homelessness Partnering Strategy Program Assistant
Primary Executive Veronica Nicholson, Executive Director; Phone: 705-268-6262; Fax: 705-268-6266; Email: vnicholson@tnfc.ca
Alternate Executive Sharron Ross, Moosonee Sites Manager; Phone: 705-336-0331; Fax: 705-336-0120; Email: sross@tnfc.ca
Located In Community Moosonee
Address 14A Moose Dr
Moosonee, ON P0L 1Y0
 
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Intersection Moose Dr and Wavey Cres
Mailing Address c/o Homelessness Partnering Strategy 
PO Box 129 
Moosonee, ON P0L 1Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC) ; Federal - Heritage Canada -- Aboriginal Friendship Centre Program (AFCP) ; Donations