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Hamilton Regional Indian Centre

Site: Hamilton East - 34 Ottawa St

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Due to COVID-19 this service/organization is experiencing closures or cancellations. Contact or visit website before visiting in person.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-548-9593
Fax 905-545-4077
Primary Contact Mary Bearfoot, Receptionist; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Primary Executive Audrey Davis, Executive Director; Phone: ext 232; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Due to COVID-19 this service/organization is experiencing closures or cancellations. Contact or visit website before visiting in person.  
Provides culturally sensitive programs and services for the betterment of the local Native population.  
Programs include: 
* Aboriginal Alternative Secondary School Program (ASSP) 
* Strengthening Hamilton Aboriginal Education (SHAE) 
* Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug  
* Aboriginal Criminal and Family Courtwork 
* CAP-C 
* Aboriginal Healing and Wellness 
* Aboriginal Healthy Babies and Healthy Children  
* Aboriginal Prenatal and Nutrition Program 
* Akwe:go 
* Apatisiwin 
* Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and Nutrition 
* Kizhaay Anishinaabe Niin (I am a kind man) 
* Life Long Care 
* Literacy Basic Skills and Native Learning Centre 
* Right to Play 
* Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living 
* Wasa Nabin 
* Youth in Transition 
* Youth Outreach Worker
Hours Admin: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Summer hours 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Program dates and times vary, please contact agency
Meetings Virtual Programs available through HRIC Facebook page
Areas Served Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Aboriginal Men, Women and their families
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Membership
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton East
Address & Map
34 Ottawa St N
Hamilton, ON L8H 3Y7
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Intersection Ottawa St N and Main St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Employment / Training ; Government / Legal ; Indigenous Peoples ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Newcomers ; Sports / Recreation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Academic Upgrading ; Addiction Counselling ; Addiction Treatment ; Adult Literacy ; All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Community and Recreation Centres ; Community Legal Services ; Computer & Related Technology Classes ; Cultural Heritage Groups ; Language Instruction ; Multicultural Organizations ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ~ Indigenous Communities ; Adult Literacy Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ Indigenous Communities ; Cultural Heritage Groups ~ Indigenous Communities ; Family Life Education ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ Indigenous Communities ; Indigenous Employment Programs ; Indigenous Friendship Centres ; Language Instruction ~ Indigenous Communities ; Nutrition Education ~ Indigenous Communities ~ Parents ; Patient Rights Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Indigenous Peoples Issues ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Indigenous Communities ; Traditional Indigenous Healing ; Wellness Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Youth Enrichment Programs ~ Indigenous Communities

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