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Fort Severn First Nation
Family Well Being Program

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Description
Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) initiative to assist each Indigenous community to design and deliver their own holistic, prevention-focused services/programs and cultural supports to promote a healthy community and support families as needed in the community
  • Focus is on improving the overall health and well-being of communities and to empower families to build healthy relationships
  • Works to eliminate family violence, the number of youth involved in the justice system and the number of children in care

Activities and programs provided can include but are not limited to the following:
  • Activities that revitalize Native language
  • Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and intervention
  • Community events such as feasts
  • Family circles, counselling and child/youth support groups
  • Referrals to other programs and services
  • School programs
  • Traditional land-based healing events
Comments
Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern ChiefsPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9Family Well-Being Program, Head Office - Nishnawbe Aski Nation, 100 Back St, Unit 200, Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L2Phone 807-625-4939, toll-free 1-800-465-9952, fax 807-623-7730
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility
Members of Fort Severn First Nation
Application Process
Program registration recommended
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Applicable
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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