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Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children


Description
  • Delivers a parenting support program and promotes child development
  • Provides access to culturally appropriate early intervention and prevention services
Program participants are provided with:
  • Pre/postnatal screenings and assessments
  • Newborn and Infant screenings and assessments
  • Home visiting
  • Service co-ordination
  • Support for service integration
Additional services may include:
  • Traditional ceremonies such as Naming Ceremonies, Night Lodge Ceremonies, Feasts and Sweats
  • Soup kitchens and breakfasts to promote and ensure continuation of a healthy pregnancy
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Pregnant Aboriginal women, individuals and families with children 6 years of age and younger

Age Requirements: Ages: 6 year(s) and under;
Application Process
  • Call to register for program
  • Contact office for dates/times of ceremonies and special events
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 30, 2018