Barrie Native Friendship Centre

Site: Barrie - 175 Bayfield St

Service: Wasa-Nabin Program

Record #: BAR0219
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 26 Jul 2023


Description (Service) Wasa-Nabin (Ojibway meaning 'To Look Ahead') Program is designed to provide comprehensive services to urban Aboriginal at-risk youth between the ages of 13-18 with the support, tools and healthy activities that will build upon and foster their inherent ability to make healthy lifestyle choices

Program components include:
  • General Social Support
  • You in Care
  • Healthy Eating and Physical Development
  • Education
  • Justice Intervention
  • Violence Prevention

Service Details

Hours Wasa-Nabin Program: Call for dates and time
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Age Requirements: 13-18 years
Application Call or email for information
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
175 Bayfield St
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 3B4
Intersection Bayfield St and Wellington St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-721-7689, Ext 243
Fax 705-721-7418
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Primary Contact Courtney Laurin, Wasa-Nabin Program Coordinator; Phone: 705-721-7689 Ext 243; Email:
Alternate Contact Samantha Kinoshameg, Executive Director; Phone: 705-721-7689 ext 202; Email:
Mailing Address Barrie Native Friendship Centre 
175 Bayfield St 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 3B4

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