Ne Chee Friendship Centre

Site: Kenora - 2nd St S

Service: Crisis Intervention

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides mobile crisis intervention services to individuals affected by family violence 
  • Provides immediate on site intervention or telephone assistance 
  • Contacts police when deemed necessary  
  • Ensures victims receive support and assistance to ensure safety  
  • Coordinates a safe neutral environment for families to meet and discuss resolutions 
  • Advocates on behalf of individuals and families dealing with various agencies  
  • Provides information and referrals to appropriate resources and services
Hours Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm 
Services not available after hours
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Individuals and families involved in any form of family crisis and/or violence 
  • Open to all with a focus on off reserve Aboriginal peoples 
  • Children under 18 years of age are referred to appropriate Children's Mental Health Programs
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-5440
Fax 807-468-5340
Primary Contact Marie Lavalley, Healing and Wellness Worker; Phone: 807-468-5440 ext 231; Email:
Primary Executive Patti Fairfield, Executive Director; Phone: 807-468-5440 ext 222; Email:
Alternate Executive Lisa Savoyard, Receptionist
Site Location Next door to the Century Cinema Theatre
Located In Community Kenora
Address 326 2nd St S
Kenora, ON P9N 3X3
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Intersection 2nd St S and Chipman St
Mailing Address PO Box 241 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1976
Funding Provincial ; Federal