Atikokan Native Friendship Centre

Site: Atikokan Native Friendship Centre

Service: Community Action Program for Children

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides programs and services that support and enhance young children and their families 
  • Offers weekly swimming sessions 
  • Provides lunch and social time for parents and children at the centre after swim 
  • Provides child care for all programs
 
Car Seat Program 
  • Offers child car restraint inspections by certified technicians 
  • Hosts periodic car seat clinics
 
Mom's and Tot's 
  • Provides a story time session for mothers and tots 
  • Provides snacks at the session
 
Mom's Club and Lunch 
  • Facilitates a craft workshop and provides lunch
 
Bosom Buddies 
  • Offers a variety of children's activities such as rhymes, songs and support 
  • Provides a snack
 
Nature Tots  
  • Provides group sessions on various nature topics 
  • Provides a lunch to participants
 
Parenting Classes  
  • Provides group educational sessions on various related topics  
  • Offers a culturally sensitive Native parenting class
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Mom's and Tot's: Every Tue 10:30 am at Sundog EarlyON Centre 
Mom's Club and Lunch: Every Wed 11 am at Sundog EarlyON Centre 
Bosom Buddies: Every Wed 11:30 am at the Northwestern Health Unit  
Nature Tots: Thu 10 am
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Indigenous children and their families
 
Car Seat Program 
  • Open to general public
Application
  • Register for programs through office 
  • For program dates/times not listed, contact office 
  • If childcare is required, call ahead to make arrangements
 
Car Seat Program 
  • Inspections can be performed on drop-in basis depending on availability of technician
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-597-1213
Fax 807-597-1473
E-Mail capc@atikokannativefriendshipcentre.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Shawndra Morden, CAPC Coordinator; Phone: 807-597-1213 ext 207
Alternate Contact Sarah Laurich, Executive Director; Phone: 807-597-1213 ext 200; Email: sarahlaurich@gmail.com
Site Location Next to M&C Motors
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 309 Main St W
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
 
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Intersection Main St and Marks St
Mailing Address PO Box 1510 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Provincial ; Federal
Elections Annual meeting - June