Grande Prairie Friendship Centre

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Description
Offers a community-based drop-in program that addresses the needs of individuals who are considered at risk or in need.

Service provides:

  • a community-based drop-in program that addresses the needs of individuals who are considered at risk or in need
  • non-financial services that will help the individual sustain stability in our community

Services available on-site include:

  • free gently used clothing for adults
  • hygiene supplies
  • information resource area
  • agency referrals
  • computer / internet access - there is a computer sign-up sheet to be used during meal times for those needing to connect with family or friends via social media, e-mail, or by phone or  for those applying for employment insurance (EI) / Canada Emergency Response benefit (CERB)
  • job board listings
  • toiletries
  • socks
  • clothing and underwear upon request

The centre is always seeking donations of new items such items as: feminine products, hair brushes, toothbrushes, toothpaste, razors for men and women, shampoo / conditioners, soaps, socks for women size small and medium only, and men and woman's underwear.

Key Provider: program co-ordinators, trained staff
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • members
Membership registration is free and can be accessed on the website.
Application Process
Service Access: Walk-in / Drop In Service, To access service:
  • drop in
Please practice social distancing at the centre. A hand washing station is set up at the front door; individuals must wash their hands upon entry. Tables and chairs are spaced out to follow social distancing guidelines and seating capacity is limited to 15 people at a time.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-532-5722 Ext. 202
Fax
780-539-5121
Web Site
http://www.gpfriendshipcenter.com
Email
maureenlaboucan@gpfriendship.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual April 1 to March 31: $5.00 per individual and $10.00 per family.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 13, 2021
Address
10507 98 Avenue
Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 4L1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Sat
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
Sun
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM