Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

Service: Urban Indigenous Homeward Bound Program

Record #: PET0783
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2023
Last Full Update: 13 Sep 2023


Description (Service)

Address the barriers sole-parenting Indigenous women face when trying to find meaningful employment, enhanced well-being and prosperity for themselves and their children.

  • Support access to post-secondary education, support to assist women graduate from post-secondary education
  • Support sole parent Indigenous women to achieve education goals and socio-economic success which will also benefit their children
  • Provide key supports such as housing, access to culture, childcare, education, transportation, life skills, upgrading
  • Promote program in Indigenous community and inform local community stakeholders- support the further development of community partners

Service Details


Remote hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Areas Served Peterborough (County of)

Contact for information

Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
580 Cameron St
Peterborough, ON K9J 3Z5
Intersection Cameron St and Monaghan Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - East entrance is fully accessible * West door: Entrance - accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-775-0387
Social Media Facebook: 
Primary Contact Samantha Wakeling, Urban Indigenous HomewardBound Navigator
Alternate Contact Ashley Safar, Executive Director

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