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Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Indigenous Combined Courtworker Program

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Description
Ensures that Indigenous people who come into conflict with the law understand the process, and their legal rights
  • Acts as a liaison between the individual/family and the court
  • Ensures that the individual/family understands their legal rights and/or obligations pertaining to the law and the legal process with both the Criminal Court and Family Court
  • Provides information about preventative measures imposed by the court such as bail, detention or conditional release
  • Offers individual counselling
  • Assists with preparing pre-sentence reports
  • Explains conditions of probation to individual
  • Works with community agencies on behalf of individual to ensure sentencing conditions are met
  • Visits incarcerated individuals to provide support and maintains contact with Native Inmate Liaison worker
  • Provides education and information about the legal system
Eligibility
Indigenous individuals and families living off-reserve and involved with the court system either from accusations of a crime or dealing with family issues
Application Process
Requires a signed consent form and completion of a program intake form
Office
705-268-6262
Fax
705-268-6266
Web Site
https://www.tnfc.ca/
Email
reception@tnfc.ca
Mailing Address
179 Kirby Ave
Timmins, P4N 1K1
Canada
Languages
English
Executive Director
Mickayla Bird
Email: mbird@tnfc.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake and consent form required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
November 5, 2021
Address
179 Kirby Ave
Timmins, ON, P4N 1K1
  • Located at Kirby Ave in Timmins near the Sacred Heart Church
  • Closest intersection is at Kirby Ave and Balsam St S
  • Functions as the main office and centre

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Timmins