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Timmins Native Friendship Centre

Akwe:go Program, Moosonee Site 3 - 17A Moose Dr

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Description
Provides support, tools and health programming to help build upon child's ability to make healthy choices
  • Provides overall assessment of needs
  • Develops action plan to address identified needs (addresses needs of child and parent/caregiver)
  • Provides customized programs based on identified needs
  • Provides appropriate referrals to community agencies to assist with identified needs
  • Offers support to children with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS), Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and disabilities who are at-risk of additional challenges
Focuses on the following:
  • Provision of social supports to address poverty related self-esteem issues and peer pressure to engage in unhealthy behaviors
  • Health and physical development
Program participants are offered the following:
  • Assistance with homework
  • After school, evening and weekend activities
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility
  • Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal at-risk children
  • Support within the schools is only for Aboriginal children


Age Requirements: Ages: 7 year(s) - 12 year(s);
Application Process
Requires a signed consent form and completion of program intake form
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 30, 2018