Ontario Native Women's Association

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Nihdawin Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Supports Indigenous women who are in conflict with the law and are homeless or are at risk of homelessness
Family support workers provide the following services: 
  • Intake 
  • Assessment and goal setting 
  • Employment assistance 
  • Group and individual counselling 
  • Cultural teachings 
  • Aftercare follow up 
  • Referrals and partnering with community agencies 
  • Advocacy
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 
Indigenous women interacting with the criminal justice system and who are or are at risk of homelessness
Application Call to speak with a Nihdawin Family Support Worker
Languages English ; Ojibway - Staff person, no services provided
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-3442
Toll Free Phone 1-800-667-0816
Fax 807-623-1104
E-Mail nihdawin@onwa.ca
Website www.onwa.ca
Site Location North Ward, former St John Elementary school site
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 380 Ray Blvd
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 4E9
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Intersection Ray Blvd and Queen St
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal