Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre

Site: Windsor - Tecumseh Rd E

Service: Aboriginal Health Outreach Worker

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-253-3243
Fax 519-253-7876
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Primary Contact Angela John, Aboriginal Health Outreach Worker, Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre; Phone: ext 249; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The focus of Health Outreach Workers is to organize and facilitate; 
* health promotion 
* illness prevention 
* and family violence workshops and seminars 
* refer clients to link with Aboriginal cultural resource people and appropriate health service providers/agencies 
* provide client support and home visits. 
* workers liaise with Aboriginal and mainstream health service providers and agencies to increase access to client services and to increase Aboriginal representation on health decision-making bodies.  
* Aboriginal cultural approaches will be reflected or used as a part of the activities and services.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility * Persons of Aboriginal descent
Application * Intake Process required for some Services 
* Call to inquire or make an appointment
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
Alternate Executive Email:
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centre
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1699 Northway Ave
Windsor, ON N9B 3L8
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Intersection Aubin Rd and Tecumseh Rd E
Bus Routes Transway 1A ; Transway 1C
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
Print Material Program calendars & brochures for different programs 
Website and Facebook

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