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Ininew Friendship Centre

Native Inmate Liaison Officer

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Description
Ensures that Indigenous offenders in custody have access to correctional and community based programs and services which address their needs in a culturally appropriate manner
  • Provides advocacy of behalf of inmate to institution staff and officials
  • Advises inmate of programs and services available and assists in accessing the programs
  • Facilitates individual and group counselling
  • Provides translation and interpretive assistance as needed
  • Offers assistance with discharge arrangements
  • Provides guidance and assistance in maintaining and/or finding family and community support services after discharge
Eligibility
Off-reserve Indigenous individuals 18 years of age and older involved with the Criminal Justice System
Application Process
Intake assessment required
Office
705-232-4092
Fax
705-272-3597
Web Site
http://www.ininewfriendshipcentre.ca/
Email
reception@ininewfc.ca
Mailing Address
190 Third Ave
Cochrane, ON, P0L 1C0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
William White, Native Inmate Liaison Officer
Email: monteith-nilo@ontario.ca
Phone: 705-232-4092 Ext 174
Native Inmate Liaison Officer
Leona White
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
July 22, 2021
Address
190 Third Ave
Cochrane, ON, P0L 1C0
  • Located at Third Ave in the E end of¬†Cochrane
  • Closest intersection is at Third Ave and Fourth St
  • Situated near Dr Raymond Dental Centre

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1600
Tue
0830 - 1600
Wed
0830 - 1600
Thu
0830 - 1600
Fri
0830 - 1600

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