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Aboriginal Alternative School Program

Services being provided by Alternative Secondary School Program (ASSP) during COVID-19 Pandemic

ASSP is providing students lessons and picking up completed work during this time. They are also giving out emergency food hampers and craft supplies as requested. They are in contact with students Monday to Friday to ensure they are okay and checking in for any mental health concerns or referrals if requested.

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Aboriginal Alternative School Program

Friendship Centres partner with local district school boards to offer high school curriculum, cultural supports, life skills and other services as required, and connect students to the support of the Friendship Centre and the urban Indigenous community. 


ASSP's in Friendship Centres are innovative, locally developed programs that assist urban Indigenous students personalize their learning so they can achieve their goals, including graduating with an Ontario Secondary School Diploma.