Ne Chee Friendship Centre

Site: Kenora - 2nd St S

Service: Friendship Centre

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides programs and services to improve the quality of life for urban Aboriginal people with a focus on social, educational and cultural development
Agency Services
Description (Service) Provides programs and services to improve the quality of life for urban Aboriginal people with a focus on social, educational and cultural development 
  • Provides a meeting place for urban Aboriginal people and community members 
  • Hosts cultural events
 
Administers the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Community Justice Program 
  • Aboriginal Family Courtwork Program 
  • Aboriginal Family Support Program 
  • Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Program 
  • Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Program, Crisis Intervention 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies 
  • Akwe Go Program 
  • Apatisiwin 
  • Community Career Developer 
  • Drug, Education and Living (DEAL) Program 
  • Life Long Care Program 
  • Native Criminal Courtwork Program 
  • Native Inmate Liaison Officer (NILO) 
  • Street Patrol Program 
  • Urban Aboriginal Education 
  • Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program 
  • Wasa Nabin Program 
  • Youth Justice Program
Hours Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility
  • Open to all with a focus on off reserve Aboriginal individuals and their families 
  • Membership preferred but not mandatory
Application Intake assessment required for programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-5440
After Hours Phone Street Patrol: 807-467-1270
Fax 807-468-5340
E-Mail reception@nechee.org
Website www.nechee.org
Primary Contact Lisa Savoyard, Receptionist
Primary Executive Patti Fairfield, Executive Director; Phone: 807-468-5440 ext 222; Email: aces@nechee.org
Alternate Executive Faith-Ellen Anderson, Executive Assistant; Email: executiveassistant@nechee.org
Site Location Next door to the Century Cinema Theatre
Located In Community Kenora
Address 326 2nd St S
Kenora, ON P9N 3X3
 
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Intersection 2nd St S and Chipman St
Mailing Address PO Box 241 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1976
Funding Provincial ; Federal