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Dryden Native Friendship Centre

Health Outreach Worker


Description
  • Provides education, programs and workshops to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent illness
  • Endeavors to improve working relationships between health care systems and Aboriginal communities
  • Provides education to raise awareness of health issues affecting Aboriginal people
  • Ensures that Aboriginal individuals understand the present health care system
  • Provides education in an effort to reduce violence within Aboriginal communities
Health and Social Circle
  • Offers presentations on health related topics
  • Teaches various Native craft-making workshops
Healthy Lifestyles
  • Holds group meetings once a week to discuss health issues with a focus on diet and exercise
  • Provides information sessions on disease prevention
Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal individuals and their families
Application Process
Requires:
  • Intake assessment
  • Advance registration
Fees
None
Documents Required
Registration required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated spaces available; Entrance -- Accessible with automatic push button; Washroom -- Accessible with grab bar
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
July 9, 2020