Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre

Site: Windsor - Tecumseh Rd E

Service: Urban Aborignal Healthy Living Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-253-3243
Fax 519-253-7876
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Annissa Hill, Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program Coordinator, Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre; Phone: ext 105; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Programme (UAHLP) was designed to increase participation of Urban Aboriginal people in sport, physical fitness activities, recreation and other health promotion programs that promote healthy lifestyle behaviours. 
Initiatives include: 
* Smoking Cessation  
* Diabetes Education  
* Youth Sports and Recreation  
* Healthy Babies  
* Nutrition 
Programs include: 
* Open Gym Night for youth 
* Beginner Yoga/Meditation Classes 
* Massage Therapy 
* Healthy Cooking Class 
* Cardio workout 
* Self-Defence Class 
* Senior Fitness Class
Hours Office Hours Mon-Fri, 9 am-5 pm  
Program hours vary * call for details
Meetings Check Website and/or Facebook
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility * All Ages 
* Persons of Aboriginal descent
Application Intake Process Required
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) * strives to improve the quality of life of the Windsor Aboriginal Community through the provision of culturally-appropriate programs 
* services in the areas of health, education, counselling and services in accordance with traditional, spiritual and contemporary teachings 
* promote Aboriginal unity and cultural identity through social events which respect and honour all the diverse beliefs of our people 
* ease the transition of Aboriginal people from living On-reserve to an urban lifestyle
Established 1981
Primary Executive Matthew Nahdee, Executive Director, Can Am Indian Friendship Centre; Phone: ext 227
Alternate Executive Tina Jacobs, Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1699 Northway Ave
Windsor, ON N9B 3L8
Intersection Northway Ave & Totten
Mailing Address c/o UAHLP
Bus Routes Transway 1C
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
Print Material Website and Facebook

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