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Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

Record #: MET0710
Last Full Update: 12 Dec 2022

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-964-9087
Fax 416-964-2111
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Primary Contact Elisabeth Pohl, Executive Assistant; Phone: 416-964-9087 ext 323; Email:
Alternate Contact Kevin Wassegijig, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 647-260-6300; Email:

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Service Partnerships (CSP) ; United Way - United Way Greater Toronto

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Senior's program
  • outreach support to Indigenous seniors
  • social safety visits and reassurance check
  • congregate dining
  • friendly visiting
Personal support work
  • personal care
  • housekeeping
  • transportation
  • shopping assistance
Cultural and recreational services
  • emphasis on Native culture
  • arts and crafts
  • Ojibwa and Mohawk children and adult language classes
  • gift shop
  • drumming, singing, language, cooking, craft online workshops
  • Native Canadian Newsletter
  • Dodem Kanonhsa Cultural Facility in partnership with Inidigenous Services Canada
  • women and men's circles
  • teaching circles
  • visiting Elder, mental health counsellor
Food services -- community lunch

Youth services -- youth program including sharing circle

Other services
  • information and referral
  • advocacy
  • urban orientation
  • meeting space for rent
  • volunteer opportunities
Hours Office -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Cedar basket -- Mon-Thu 10 am-6 pm, Fri 10 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York County
Boundaries Senior's Program -- Greater toronto Area * other City of Toronto programs
Eligibility Open to all

Application Call, drop in or visit the website
Languages Cree, English, Mohawk, Ojibwe
Fees Annual membership fee -- $10 (subject to change)

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
16 Spadina Rd
Toronto, ON
Canada M5R 2S7
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Intersection Spadina Rd and Bloor St W
Mailing Address 16 Spadina Rd 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M5R 2S7
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance - South side ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Disabilities ; Food ; Health Care ; Indigenous Peoples ; Newcomers ; Older Adults ; Sports / Recreation ; Transportation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Community / Cultural Centres ; Community and Recreation Centres ; Computer and Internet Access ; Disability Transportation ; Free / Low-Cost Meals ; Health ; Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Individual & Family Supports ; Language Instruction ; Meals for People with Disabilities ; Meals for Seniors ; Meals for Seniors / People with Disabilities ; Meeting Space ; Multicultural Organizations ; Programs for Home Support ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Seniors Transportation ; Social Clubs ; Social Clubs/Events ; Transportation for Older Adults ; Transportation for People with Disabilities ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Community Meals ~ Indigenous Communities ; Cultural Heritage Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Disability Related Transportation ~ Indigenous Communities ; Errand Running/Shopping Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Homemaker Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Indigenous Friendship Centres ; Individual Advocacy ~ Indigenous Communities ; Language Instruction ~ Indigenous Communities ; Meeting Space ~ Indigenous Communities ; Personal Care ~ Indigenous Communities ; Public Internet Access Sites ~ Indigenous Communities ; Senior Meals ; Senior Ride Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Indigenous Communities ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Indigenous Communities ; Traditional Indigenous Healing ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Volunteer Opportunities ; Youth Enrichment Programs ~ Indigenous Communities

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