Referral Requirements

All programs for the Indian Friendship Centre are available to those who are Status, Non-Status, Métis, Inuit, or other.  The only Aboriginal specific services programs at the SSM IFC are Health Care and the Court Workers.

Some individual programs may have additional referral requirements such as N’Mminoeyaa Health Clinic, Life Long Care, Employment Unit.  In addition, some programs may have mandate objectives to fulfill. Call the Program Coordinators for more specific program and referral information.




N’Mninoeyaa Health Clinic Community Health Centre

New patients must be Status, Non-Status, Métis or family member of (e.g.. Child, spouse, common-law partner)



Restricted to families who are pregnant and/or have babies upto six months of age.


Family Support          

Restricted to families with children 6 months to 6 years of age                                                                                                  


Healthy Babies / Healthy Children   

Can serve pregnant women and families with children 0-6 years of age.



This program has been specifically designed to provide a comprehensive program to urban Aboriginal children between the ages of 7-12.


Wasa Nabin   

This program is geared to provide services to Urban Aboriginal Youth ages 13-18.



Alcohol & Drug Prevention                                        

The alcohol &drug prevention program are available to assist people who are pursuing a drug and alcohol free life-style.          


Indigenous Courtworker Program

We have a dedicated staff to help nacigate participants through the Canadian Legal system. Everything short of legal advice is offered.


Homelessness Outreach Program                                                         

For people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.


Healing & Wellness

Foster healing, reduce family violence and improve Aboriginal health.


Life Long

Clients must be deemed elderly frail, chronically ill and/or disabled.


Apatisiwin Employment Unit                                     

OGI Programs serves urban Aboriginal people

MTCU Employment Counsellor serve status people 


Education  - Urban Aboriginal Alternative HighSchool         

Literacy and High School supports

New and/or Returning Registrations.

Continuous Intake and Registrations.