Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides a wide range of community-based and culturally appropriate programs and services to Indigenous peoples residing in or migrating to the city
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides a wide range of community-based and culturally appropriate programs and services to aboriginal people(s) residing in or migrating to the city  
  • Addresses the distinct needs of aboriginal peoples in the areas of justice, health, education, employment and training and relief of poverty  
  • Participates in community development activities that promote cultural diversity and partnership development with other aboriginal and non-aboriginal agencies
 
Major programs include: 
  • Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Program 
  • Aboriginal Court Worker Program 
  • Aboriginal Family Support Program 
  • Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Program 
  • Aboriginal Health Outreach Program 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program 
  • Aboriginal Prenatal Nutrition Program 
  • Akwe:GO Program 
  • Apatisiwin Employment Unit 
  • Community Action Program for Children 
  • Community Support Program 
  • Cultural Resource Program 
  • Kizhaay Anishinaabe Niin Program 
  • Life Long Care Program 
  • Suswin Housing Navigation Program 
  • Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living and Healthy Living Kids Program 
  • Waaban Program 
  • Wasa Nabin Program
 
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served North Bay
Eligibility Urban Aboriginal, M├ętis or Inuit individuals living off-reserve
Application Call for information; varies depending on the program or service
Languages English ; Ojibway ; Cree
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Contact Information
Office Phone 705-472-2811
Fax 705-472-5251
E-Mail director@nbifc.org
Website www.nbifc.org
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Primary Contact Krystal Meawasige, Administration Assistant; Phone: 705-472-2811 ext 200; Email: reception@nbifc.org
Primary Executive Kathy Fortin, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Ruth Rozicki, Bookkeeper
Located In Community North Bay
Address 980 Cassells St
North Bay, ON P1B 4A8
 
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Intersection Cassells St and Fifth Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1974
Funding Provincial - Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres
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