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Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

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Description
Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)

Program participants are provided with:
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance
  • Referrals to other programs and services

Community Kitchen
Teaches a cooking class to parents with a focus on healthy nutritious meals
Comments
Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)Treaty #3
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pmAlternate Fri 9 am-12 noon
Eligibility
  • Members and residents of Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Indigenous children at-risk
Application Process
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 19, 2019

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