Red Deer Native Friendship Society

Four Directions Family Support


Description
Provides support to Aboriginal families.

Service provides:

  • support to promote the well-being of children, families, and individuals through Aboriginal culture and traditions that are based on the teachings of the Medicine Wheel

Includes:

  • direct and confidential support
  • working with families at the point of crisis and promoting positive traditional parenting and living skills that prevent out of home placements of children
  • traditional parenting workshops
  • children's cultural and literacy programs
  • encouraging individuals to engage in self-care through integration of conventional health care and cultural practices
  • education about health promotion
  • support with referrals to community health clinics and agencies
Key Provider: cultural family educators, family support workers, health liaisons
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • Aboriginal families
Application Process
Service Access: By AppointmentReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-340-0020
Fax
403-342-1610
Web Site
http://www.rdnfs.com
Email
friendship@rdnfs.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 28, 2018
Address
4808 51 Avenue
Red Deer, AB, T4N 4H3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM