Wasa-Nabin Program

Wasa-Nabin is a self-development program for Urban Indigenous at-risk youth (ages 13-17). By accessing the services and supports offered by the Wasa-Nabin program, youth will learn goal setting, leadership skills development, and how to make healthy choices, ultimately leading to healthier lifestyles and personal success.

Activities are culturally appropriate and directed to improve interpersonal skills, knowledge, attitudes, and enhance values, to promote personal well-being. Services and support are offered in the following categories; Social Support, Youth in Care, Healthy Eating and Physical Development, Education, Justice, and Preventing Violence. Eligible youth receive one-to-one support and services, as well as the opportunity to be involved in group activities.

Program Activities

  • One to one support and advocacy
  • Youth Justice – Street Wolf. Provide support and advocacy for youth in the justice system  
  • Homework Club 
  • Movie Nights, baking night, etc.

Nogojiwanong Friendship Centre

580 Cameron Street
Peterborough, Ontario
K9J 3Z5
(705) 775-0387
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Secondary Location

884 Ford St
Peterborough, Ontario
K9J 5V3
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