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United Native Friendship Centre
Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Program

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Description
Offers culturally sensitive services to address drug and alcohol issues and to prevent or minimize the negative effects of addictive substances
  • Provides individual and group addictions counselling sessions
  • Provides drug and alcohol assessments
  • Offers individual information, education and needed support as identified through assessment to initiate life changes for recovery
  • Provides referrals to treatment centres and programs
  • Promotes healthy lifestyles and alternatives to alcohol, drugs and solvents
  • Offers public education seminars and workshops, primarily in schools

Addictions treatment services and programs include:
  • Talking circles
  • Sweats
  • Traditional teachings
  • Referrals to healing lodges

Aftercare services:
  • Assistance in locating and/or attending Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), Alateen or Alanon groups
  • Individual ongoing addictions counselling sessions
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Jun * Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug
Eligibility
  • Individuals who voluntarily admit to an alcohol and/or drug addiction and are seeking help
  • Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal peoples


Age Requirements: Ages: 15 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Requires a signed consent form and completion of program intake form
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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