Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

Site: Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

Service: Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program

Description
Description (Service) Offers a safe space for all urban Aboriginal community members to have fun and improve their health. Hands-on activities include: 
 
* interactive workshops 
* healthy nutrition information 
* cooking classes 
* fitness training 
* smoking cessation support 
* sports and recreational activities 
* youth leadership development, training and mentoring to be healthy living leaders 
* community events 
 
Healthy Kids program offers culture-based activities to enhance the well-being, self-esteem, sense of identity and traditional knowledge of urban Aboriginal children and their families. Provides recreational and physical fitness activities, access to healthy foods, opportunities to learn about healthy nutrition and interactive workshops. Promotes local culture, traditions and ceremonies
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * some evening and weekend programs
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Aboriginal community members of all ages * emphasis on women and children * Healthy Kids: children and youth age 7 and older
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
580 Cameron St
Peterborough, ON K0J 3Z7
 
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Intersection Cameron St and Monaghan Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - East entrance is fully accessible * may require assistance with the West entrance door
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-775-0387
E-Mail admin@nogofc.ca
Website www.nogofc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/NogoFC
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/Nogojiwanong_FC
Primary Contact Lori Flynn, Executive Director; Phone: 705-775-0388 ext 231
Alternate Contact Catherine Taylor, Reception

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