Cambrian College

Site: Sudbury

Service: Wabnode Centre for Indigenous Services

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Helps Indigenous students make the successful transition to college and provides them with ongoing support throughout their college years 
  • Works with First Nation communities and organizations to identify, develop and deliver community-based programs
On-campus services include: 
  • Assists in the recruitment of First Nation students 
  • Delivers programs in First Nations communities through partnership agreements with First Nations and Indigenous education institutes
  • Provides student financial support, scholarships bursaries and/or employment support 
  • Maintains an active liaison with First Nations Band Education offices and Native community organizations
Minomaadizwin Enaadmaaget 
  • Helps to establish a safe, supportive, and customary holistic environment for students 
  • Helps to promote the understanding of Indigenous culture and people through housing a sacred space for cross-cultural awareness 
  • Supports students through programs and activities such as the Elders on campus, meditation, and storytelling
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility Must be of Indigenous descent
Application Varies by service, contact for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-566-8101
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-7145
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Mary Nicholls Russell, Secretary; Phone: 705-566-8101 ext 7242; Email:
Alternate Contact Rosalie Henderson, Indigenous Student Support Advisor; Phone: 705-566-8101 ext 7700; Email:
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 1400 Barrydowne Rd
Sudbury, ON P3A 3V8
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Intersection Barrydowne Rd and Lillian Blvd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial