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Métis Nation of Ontario
Northwest Métis Council
Community Action Program For Children

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Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch

Offers services, ongoing support and education to enhance the lives of young children and families
  • Prevents children from becoming at-risk because of certain conditions such as family violence, poverty, abuse, neglect and unhealthy living conditions by offering information and education on effective parenting and good life teachings
  • Promotes healthier child development through early childhood interventions including information sessions on pre-parenting preparation and child development
  • Provides information on children's nutrition, injury prevention, and child mental health
  • Coordinates arts/crafts and fun activities for children
  • Hosts monthly programs including drop-ins, community kitchens, and parenting programs for families/parents
  • Provides free formula and diapers for registered families

Provides public education and information in the areas of:
  • Developing family values that are culturally based
  • Developmental needs of infants, toddlers and pre school aged children
  • Effective parenting
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS), Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE) and Fetal Smoking Syndrome
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Head OfficeMétis Nation of OntarioSuite 1100-66 Slater Street Ottawa, ON K1P 5H1Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889Fx 613-722-4225Northwest Métis Council is located in MNO Region 1
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Métis individuals and families with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Children younger than 6 years of age at-risk
Application Process
  • Intake assessment required
  • Program requires advance registration
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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