Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General
Northern Region
Family Information Liaison Unit, Sioux Lookout

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Description
  • Provides family members of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) access to confidential, culturally responsive, trauma-informed and victim-centered assistance
  • Supports families by facilitating connections with culturally appropriate referrals and supports
  • Facilitates the gathering of case-specific information about police investigations, coroner's reports/reviews, court proceedings or other government processes and provides information to family
  • Family Information Liaison Unit (FILU) staff members are of Indigenous ancestry, knowledgeable, culturally competent and responsive to the needs of the family members they serve

Note: If you don't live near an FILU location, call the Team Lead to arrange for FILU staff to travel to your location
Comments
  • Expenses incurred in preparation of the hearing may be considered by the Board at the time of the hearing
  • Payment is made approximately 12-16 weeks after a decision has been reached
Eligibility
Family members of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, regardless of their participation in the National Inquiry Process
Application Process
Community agency and self-referrals
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(30) Provincial Government
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On January 21, 2019

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