Description & Services
Public Comments For hall rentals contact Liza Angeconeb at 807-737-7521 or lizaa@ngfc.net
Description (Agency) Administers 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) Administers 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 regardless of nationality 
  • Hosts cultural events 
  • Offers hall rentals for other community events
 
Offers the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Program 
  • Aboriginal Best Start Hub 
  • Aboriginal Healing and Wellness 
  • Akwe Go Program 
  • Court Worker Program 
  • Employment Program (Anokeewin Wiichiiwaawin) 
  • Life Long Care Program 
  • Partner Assault Response Program 
  • Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program 
  • Wasa Nabin Program
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Sioux Lookout
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 each program 
  • All programs require advance registration
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1903
Toll Free Phone 1-800-619-9519
Fax 807-737-1805
E-Mail reception@ngfc.net
Website www.ngfc.net
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Ashley Edwards, Reception; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 221
Primary Executive Jennifer Thomas, Executive Director; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 230; Email: executivedirector@ngfc.net
Alternate Executive Chelsea Pateman, Finance Manager; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 232; Email: chelseap@ngfc.net
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 52 King St
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8
 
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Intersection King St and 4th Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 1299 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- No automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar ; Can meet client at designated accessible location if required
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1971
Funding Provincial ; Federal ; Foundation - Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres (OFIFC)