Welcome!

The Dauphin Friendship Centre is pleased that you have visited our site. There are plenty of interesting programs and services being offered by the Dauphin Friendship Centre. Please explore our programs and if you require more information please call or send us an e-mail.

Organizational Background:

In 1974, the Dauphin Friendship Centre (DFC) incorporated as a community based, non-profit, charitable organization. We are 1 of 10 Friendship Centres in Manitoba and 1 of 114 Friendship Centre across Canada. The Dauphin Friendship Centre (DFC) is governed by an elected, seven member, Board of Directors.

Location:

We are located at 210-1st. Ave. N.E. for those who wish to visit us. The coffee is always on and we make time to get to know you when you come.

Our primary objectives of the Dauphin Friendship Centre are:

* To encourage the assistance of services, voluntary organizations, private industry and all levels of government in advancing and maintaining the well being of Aboriginal people.
* Promote wider understanding of the culture and heritage of Aboriginal people.
* The Friendship Centre shall promote and develop local community leadership
* Provide worthwhile social and recreational activities to further brotherhood and understanding between Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal people.
* To remain nonsectarian
* Assist in the development of community action groups to tackle specific issues.

The Dauphin Friendship Centre serves the South Parkland Region, which has a variety of communities including a large Aboriginal population. The ongoing challenge of the Dauphin Friendship Centre is to continue to effectively provide the quality of services needed by the ever changing population in our region. Membership to our organization is only one dollar, and we offer all our programs and services to everyone in our community.
  • MISSION STATEMENT:

"To enhance the quality of life for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in the community by working together to provide quality programs and services to meet the needs of our membership and the community at large."

OUR VISION:

"The Dauphin Friendship Centre is a professional organization that is respected in the community by working together to provide quality programs and services to meet the needs of our membership and the community at large."

 

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