N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Site: N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Children's Wellness Strategy

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Improves the quality of life for urban Aboriginal youth by promoting and implementing the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual aspects into the programming 
  • Provides activities with these four aspects to help Aboriginal youth achieve wellness and balance in a supportive and fun environment 
  • Provides case management 
  • Offers advocacy for children at school, home and medical appointments 
  • Provides the "I am a Kind Man" youth initiative program 
  • Provides peer counselling for coping and anger management strategies 
  • Offers cultural teachings, children's sweat lodges, teaching circles and medicine walks 
  • Offers weekly parent's support group 
  • Offers referrals to appropriate programs
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, Sep-Jun 
Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 15 year(s) 
 
High-risk Aboriginal youth living off-reserve
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-674-2128
Fax 705-671-3539
Website www.nfcsudbury.org
Primary Contact Jennifer Fox, Program Coordinator; Email: acwsp@on.aibn.com
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 110 Elm St
Sudbury, ON P3C 1T5
 
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Intersection Elm St and Pine St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres