Seniors Programs

Miywasin Friendship Centre


Description
Offers a variety of programming for Indigenous seniors.

Service provides:

  • Indigenous seniors weekly meal program
  • Elders Program
  • classes such as yoga

Elders Program includes:

  • Elders Lounge every Friday with hot meal served at noon, music, and games
  • seniors resources and assistance with filling out forms and applications
  • coordinated activities, field trips and cultural events, and yoga classes
  • Aboriginal Elders Council
  • volunteering opportunities
  • workshops, training, and conferences

Affiliation: Partnered with Government of Canada and Alberta Native Friendship Centres Association.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 65 years and older
  • who identify as Indigenous, First Nations, Inuit, or Métis
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call Reception to register for weekly meals
  • contact for more information
Delivery of meals available within Medicine Hat, or pick up available. 
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-526-0756
Web Site
http://www.miywasincentre.net
Email
miywasinfriendshipcentre01@gmail.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
December 2, 2022
Address
517 3 Street SE
Medicine Hat, AB, T1A 0H2
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Hours of Operation

Program hours vary. Pre-registered clients can pick up their meals on Fridays at the main reception area from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.