Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre

Site: Windsor - Tecumseh Rd E

Service: Aboriginal Community Mental Health Worker Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-253-3243
Fax 519-253-7876
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Primary Contact Lori Market, Aboriginal Community Mental Health Worker, Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre; Phone: ext 223; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * Aboriginal Community Mental Health Worker program 
* the Program provides culture based mental health services to Aboriginal people regardless of their legal definition 
Program services include: 
* intakes and assessment 
* supportive counseling 
* cultural support services 
* education and awareness 
* intervention 
* advocacy 
* referrals 
* All programming is LGBTQ and two-spirited welcoming 
* Delivery of cultural sensitivity for mainstream service providers is a key component in addressing partnerships
Hours Mon-Fri: 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
People of Aboriginal Descent
Application Appointments for Intake Process are 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
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Provincial - OFIFC Ontario Federal of Indigenous Friendship Centres
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1699 Northway Ave
Windsor, ON N9B 3L8
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Intersection Northway Ave and Totten
Bus Routes Transway 1A ; Transway 1C
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
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