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M'Chigeeng First Nation

Child and Family Advocate

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Description
  • Responsible for carrying out support on behalf of Kina Gbezhgomi Child and Family Services that provides for the best interests of children and families in child welfare matters in and out of the court system
  • Ensures the child's needs including cultural identity, language, community and family are being met in decisions of both short term and long term placements
Provides advocacy and support for children/youth in the following cases:
  • Crown Ward no access
  • Crown Ward with access
  • Society Ward
  • Extended Care and Maintenance
  • Customary Care Agreement
  • Adoption
  • Supervision Order
Repatriation Services
  • Processes requests to have children in external foster care brought back to homes within the community
  • Provides advocacy on behalf of the child and family
Eligibility
  • Members of M'Chigeeng First Nation
  • Children 18 years of age and younger and their families
Application Process
Call for information
Office
705-377-4371 - Family Resources Office
Fax
705-377-4243
Web Site
http://www.mchigeeng.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 308
c/o M'Chigeeng Health Centre
M'Chigeeng, ON, P0P 1G0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Forrest Hare, Family Resources Supervisor
Email: forryh@mchigeeng.ca
Phone: 705-377-4371 Ext 1
Fees
None
Documents Required
Intake assessment required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
September 19, 2022
Address
M'Chigeeng Health Centre, 689A Hwy 551
M'Chigeeng First Nation, ON, P0P 1G0
  • Health Centre is located on Hwy 551 in M'Chigeeng First Nation
  • Situated near Lakeview School

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 to 1630
Tue
0800 to 1630
Wed
0800 to 1630
Thu
0800 to 1630
Fri
0800 to 1600

Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
M'Chigeeng First Nation