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Atikokan Native Friendship Centre
Healing and Wellness Program

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Description
  • Provides information to raise awareness of family violence and strategies to stop it
  • Provides support in obtaining equitable access to primary health and healing services and programs
  • Facilitates group talking circles to promote inner healing
  • Offers individual peer counselling
  • Provides advocacy between individual and organizations and agencies
  • Hosts traditional gatherings including traditional teachings and feasts
  • Supervises and plans sewing circles
Comments
Program is managed by Joint Management Committee (JMC) with representatives from: Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of Children and Youth Services; Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs; Ontario Women's Directorate of the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration; Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Open to all with a focus on supporting urban Indigenous community members
Application Process
  • Register for programs at office
  • Contact office for dates and times of events
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On August 19, 2020

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