Barrie Native Friendship Centre

Service: Akwe:go Program

Record #: BAR0258
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2022
Last Full Update: 06 Apr 2021

Description

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response  
Regular Service 
Akwe:go (Mohawk meaning All of Us) Program is designed to provide comprehensive services to urban Aboriginal at-risk children between the ages of 7 - 12 with the support, tools and healthy activities that will build upon and foster their inherent ability to make healthy lifestyle choices  
 
Program components include:  
  • after school support  
  • peer support circles and peer counselling  
  • access to recreational and sporting activities 
  • referral to to other community supports  
  • workshops on healthy eating habits 
  • tutoring and mentoring

Service Details

Public Comments COVID-19 Response
Hours COVID-19 Response
Currently open by appointment only
Regular Hours
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Age Requirements: 7 year(s) - 12 year(s);
Application Call or email for more information
Languages English - Reception, Interpretation; Ojibway
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
Toll Free Phone 1-855-721-7689
Fax 705-721-7418
Website https://www.barrienfc.ca/
Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BarrieNativeFriendshipCentre/ 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/barrienativefriendshipcentre/ 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BarrieNativeFC
Primary Contact Malorie Gerrard, Awke:go Program Coordinator; Phone: 705-721-7689 ext 213; Email: m.gerrard@bnfc.ca
Alternate Contact Samantha Kinoshameg, Executive Director; Phone: 705-721-7689 ext 202; Email: executivedirector@bnfc.ca
Mailing Address 175 Bayfield St 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 3B4

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