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N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

Aboriginal Children's Wellness Strategy


Description
  • Improves the quality of life for urban Indigenous youth by promoting and implementing the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual aspects into the programming
  • Provides activities with these four aspects to help Indigenous youth achieve wellness and balance in a supportive and fun environment
  • Provides case management
  • Offers advocacy for children at school, home and medical appointments
  • Provides the I am a Kind Man youth initiative program
  • Provides peer counselling for coping and anger management strategies
  • Offers cultural teachings, children's sweat lodges, teaching circles and medicine walks
  • Offers weekly parent's support group
  • Offers referrals to appropriate programs
Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1700
Tue
0900 - 1700
Wed
0900 - 1700
Thu
0900 - 1700
Fri
0900 - 1700

Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, Sep-JunMon-Fri 8 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug
Eligibility
High-risk Aboriginal youth 7-15 years of age living off-reserve
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 12, 2021