Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

Site: Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

Service: Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program

Description
Description (Service) Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program 
Offers a safe space for all urban Indigenous 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 child-focused programs that increase awareness of nutrition and access to physical activity for Indigenous children  
* Increase awareness and provide education on healthy eating for children  
* Increase access and availability to healthy foods for children/support healthy eating for families  
* Increase recreation activities which incorporate traditional activities and increase children and youth physical activity levels
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * some evening and weekend programs
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living: Indigenous community members of all ages * Healthy Kids: children and youth age 7-12 years
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

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