Thunderbird Friendship Centre

Site: Thunderbird Friendship Centre

Service: Urban Aboriginal Children's Program

Description & Services
Public Comments The office is closed for lunch from 12 noon-1 pm
Description (Service)
  • Seeks to improve the quality of life of Urban Aboriginal children 
  • Offers traditional teachings and values through one-on-one supports
 
Services that may be offered, depending on the child's needs are: 
  • Increasing access to culturally appropriate services 
  • Addressing self-esteem issues, victimization, and peer pressure 
  • Health impacts of poverty, diabetes, and obesity 
  • School suspension supports, and access to computers and literacy initiatives 
  • Tutoring and mentoring to children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and/or disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beardmore ; Geraldton ; Longlac ; Nakina
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 12 year(s) 
 
Urban Aboriginal children
Application Call for information
Languages English
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-854-1060
Fax 807-854-0861
E-Mail karen.stephenson@thunderbirdfriendshipcentre.ca
Primary Executive Jennifer Deroy, Executive Director
Located In Community Geraldton
Address 301 Beamish Ave W
Geraldton, ON P0T 1M0
 
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Intersection Beamish Ave and Main St
Mailing Address PO Box 430 
Geraldton, ON P0T 1M0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1971
Funding Provincial ; Federal