The Kapuskasing Indian Friendship Centre (KIFC) was incorporated August 19, 1985, and became a member of the Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres on October 19, 1985. The centre’s founding directors are Agnes May Sutley, Dorothy Anne Wynne, Daniel Joseph Matthews, Daniel Philip Chum, Susanne Margaret Napash, Peter Simeon Paul Sackaney, and, Monica Blanche Marie Bouchard.
The surrounding communities that the Ininew Friendship Centre serves upon request are: Kashechewan, Fort Albany, Attawapiskat, Peawanuk, Fort Severn, Smooth Rock Falls, Kapuskasing, Hearst, Constance Lake, Hornepayne, Timmins, Foleyet, Chapleau, Iroquois Falls, Montieth, Matheson, Kirkland Lake and Haileybury.
Programs & Services
Apatisiwin - Employment and Training Program
Cultural Resource Coordinator
Healing and Wellness Coordinator Program
Indigenous Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
Healthy Living Program
Kizhaay Anishinaabe Niin Program
Akwe:go - Wasa-Nabin Student Nutrition Program
Indigenous Friendship Centre Program
41 Murdock Street
Kapuskasing , Ontario P5N 1H9
Phone: (705) 337-1935
Fax: (705) 335-6789