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Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living Program

Service ID:12428
Organization:Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres (OFIFC)
Street Address:219 Front Street East, Toronto, ON, M5A 1E8, CANADA
Toll Free:(800) 772-9291
Telephone:(416) 956-7575
Fax:(416) 956-7577
Target Group: Cultural group
Area Serviced:Ontario
Additional Information:

The Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living program promotes and supports healthier lifestyles for urban Aboriginal people. The program creates opportunities for community members to learn about healthy lifestyles and participate in active living activities. The program provides the urban Aboriginal community with hands on experience through:

  • Interactive workshops
  • Healthy nutrition information
  • Cooking classes
  • Fitness training
  • Smoking cessation support
  • Sport and recreational activities

The Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living program also focuses on youth leadership by encouraging and supporting youth to promote healthy lifestyles amongst their peers and to be healthy living leaders in their community. The program will prepare youth for leadership roles through training, mentoring, and community event involvement. The Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living program provides a safe space for all, young and old, to have fun and improve their health.

Last Review Date:8/20/2018