Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Works one on one with families experiencing family violence to develop a plan of action for identified concerns 
  • Organizes and facilitates community events in schools, powwows, and health fairs to promote a healthy lifestyle and prevention of family violence 
  • Provides victim service referrals and emergency support for family violence 
  • Offers Aboriginal Culture based healing, self help processes for anger management, and positive self image development; alternative discipline methods and positive relationships 
  • Develops programs, workshops, promotions, and prevention education campaigns dealing with family based violence awareness 
  • Provides referrals to counselling, legal services, and treatment centres
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Dryden
Eligibility Aboriginal and M├ętis women and their children who are experiencing family violence or struggling with maintaining a healthy lifestyle
Application Operates on a drop-in basis
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-8780
Fax 807-223-8787
E-Mail cwwdryden@onwa.ca
Website www.onwa.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Holly Maggrah, Community Wellness Worker, ONWA Dryden
Primary Executive Erin Corston, Executive Director, Thunder Bay Office, Thunder Bay Office; Phone: 807-623-3442 * 1-800-667-0816
Site Location Located on Duke St across the street from Shoppers Drug Mart in downtown Dryden
Located In Community Dryden
Address 24 Duke St
Dryden, ON P8N 0A3
 
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Intersection Duke St and Earl Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Trillium Foundation