Dryden Native Friendship Centre

Site: Dryden Native Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides information on family violence, strategies to stop it and healthy relationships  
  • Facilitates group talking circles  
  • Offers individual peer counselling  
  • Provides referrals to needed community supports and services
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dinorwic ; Dryden ; Eagle River ; Machin ; Oxdrift ; Wabigoon Township ; Dyment, Waldhof
Eligibility Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal individuals and their families
Application Requires: 
  • Advance registration 
  • Intake assessment
Languages English ; Oji-Cree - Staff person, no services provided
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-4180
Fax 807-223-6275
E-Mail dnfc@dnfconline.org
Website www.ofifc.org/centre/dryden-native-friendship-centre
Primary Contact Margaret Meehan, Healing and Wellness Coordinator; Phone: 807-223-4180 ext 2226 * (Cell) 807-220-5263; Email: hwc.dnfc@drytel.net
Primary Executive Sally Ledger, Executive Director; Phone: 807-223-4180 ext 2221
Alternate Executive Joyce Gardner, Bookkeeper; Phone: 807-223-4180 ext 2231; Email: bookkeeper.dnfc@drytel.net
Located In Community Dryden
Address 74 Queen St
Dryden, ON P8N 1A4
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Intersection Queen St and Van Horne Ave
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated spaces available; Entrance -- Accessible with automatic push button; Washroom -- Accessible with grab bar
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal