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Miywasin Center front door






Miywasin Centre Mural
(new mural painted on the back of our building in September / October of 2013)


Miywasin Friendship Centre Partner Agencies:

 
Métis Nation of Alberta Association Local Council ‘8’ (Medicine Hat)
517 3rd St. SE
Medicine Hat, AB 
T1A 0H2
Ph. (403) 504-4060
Fx. (403) 504-4064
Email: metis8@miywasin.ab.ca
Office Hours:  Tuesday – Thursday, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Board meetings are held:  last Monday evening of every month; 6:30 pm at the Miywasin Centre
Volunteer Office Assistant:  Sheila Sentes
 
 
Métis Urban Housing Corporation - Medicine Hat Branch office
517 3rd St. SE
Medicine Hat, AB 
T1A 0H2
Ph. (403) 504-4062
Fx. (403) 504-4106
Applications available for Métis family housing, please make appointment to see Marlene Cadotte, Branch Manager.
 
 
Medicine Hat Métis Trading Company Society
517 3rd St. SE
Medicine Hat, AB 
T1A 0H2
Ph. (403) 526-0757
Fx. (403) 504-4064
Board meetings are held:  last Wednesday of every month; 12:00 pm at the Miywasin Centre
 
Miywasin Aboriginal Women's Society (MAWS)
517 3rd St. SE
Medicine Hat, AB 
T1A 0H2
Ph. (403) 526-0756
Fx. (403) 504-4064
Email: sprince@miywasin.ab.ca
President:  Sabrina Prince
Meetings are held monthly, call for more information.
 
Miywasin Friendship Centre (Medicine Hat)
517 3rd St. SE
Medicine Hat, AB 
T1A 0H2
Ph. (403) 526-0756
Fx. (403) 504-4064
Email: jhansen@miywasin.ab.ca
Office Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Board meetings are held:  last Tuesday of every month; 12:00 pm at the Miywasin Friendship Centre
Executive Director:  M. Jeannette Hansen
 

Miywasin Friendship Centre Services Available:

  • Métis genealogy resources
  • Applications and assistance in applying for Métis and First Nation status
  • Michif/Cree language classes (when funding available)
  • Fiddle and Jigging lessons
  • Life Skills workshops
  • Applications for social housing
  • Referrals to
    • career counseling
    • job searching
    • labour market training
    • educational funding services

Programs

 

Funding for these programs provided by the South East Alberta Child & Family Services Authority, Government of Canada Homelessness Partnering Strategy, Alberta Lottery Fund - Community Initiatives Program, Civil Forfeiture Fund - Government of Alberta, New Horizons for Seniors Program, Alberta Native Friendship Centres - Community Capacity Support Program. 

For more information on these and other services provided, please contact:

M. Jeannette Hansen
Executive Director
jhansen@miywasin.ab.ca

     

Miywasin Friendship Centre
517 - 3rd St. SE Medicine Hat Alberta T1A 0H2
(403)526-0756
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Closed from12:00 to 12:30 for lunch

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