Fort William First Nation

Site: Youth Centre

Service: Youth Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Provides programs and services for the youth members of the community 
  • Supports and prepares youth for representation on other committees of Fort William First Nation 
  • Maintains a Youth Centre which serves as a drop-in centre and allows for program activities
 
Activities, programs and workshops include: 
  • Arts and crafts nights 
  • Cooking classes and teaching about nutrition and healthy eating 
  • Co-op and volunteer opportunities 
  • Cultural activities and speakers 
  • Diabetes prevention 
  • Healing and Harm Reduction with Youth 
  • Holiday theme events such as Halloween nights, Christmas parties and many others  
  • Movie nights 
  • Recreational activities 
  • Sexual health, healthy relationships and self-care
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm 
Times vary with programs
Areas Served Fort William First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 13 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Members of Fort William First Nation
Application Operates on a drop-in basis
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Youth Centre: 807-577-8026 
Band Office: 807-623-9543
Fax 807-623-5190
E-Mail reception@fwfn.com
Website www.fwfn.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Amanda Collins, Community Wellness Worker; Phone: 807-622-7336; Email: Amanda@fwfn.com
Primary Executive Renee Boucher, Director of Youth and Social Development; Phone: 807-623-9543 ext 260; Email: ReneeB@fwfn.com
Site Location Fort William Reserve is located on W shore of Lake Superior, south of and adjacent to the city of Thunder Bay
Located In Community Fort William First Nation
Address 107 Mission Rd
Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1K7
 
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Intersection Mission Rd and City Rd
Mailing Address c/o Youth Program 
90 Anemki Dr, Ste 100 
Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L3
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)