Thunderbird Friendship Centre

Site: Thunderbird Friendship Centre

Service: Aboriginal Criminal Courtwork Program

Description & Services
Public Comments This program does not give legal advice 
 
The office is closed for lunch from 12 noon-1 pm
Description (Service)
  • Helps individuals understand their legal rights and navigate the court system  
  • Explains the charges and court orders against an individual 
  • Reduces the sense of alienation experienced by Aboriginal individuals who are in conflict with the law 
  • Provides counselling, referrals, follow-up and encouragement to offenders to become contributing members of the community
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beardmore ; Geraldton ; Longlac ; Nakina
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Aboriginal individuals who have been charged with a criminal offence
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-854-1060
Toll Free Phone 1-888-854-1060
Fax 807-854-0861
E-Mail karen.stephenson@thunderbirdfriendshipcentre.ca
Website www.ofifc.org/centre/thunderbird-friendship-centre
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