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Métis Nation of Ontario - Timmins Métis Council

Métis Family Wellbeing Program


Description
Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch
  • Developed as a new program aimed at supporting healthy and whole Métis families
  • Works to reduce family violence, the number of youth involved in the justice system and the number of children in care
  • Focus is on providing direct one-on-one client services and educational resources and family wellness planning
Services provided can include but are not limited to the following:
  • After school safe places and homework clubs
  • Assistance in navigating the community support system
  • Assisting children and youth to foster self-identity and to develop life skills
  • Court-related supports
  • Empowering parents to be their children's best advocates
  • Ensuring families have their basic needs met
  • Guidance for building healthy relationships and raising awareness of personal safety issues
  • Peer support for youth involved in justice and correction issues
  • Referrals for employment and training programs
  • Supports for children and youth who have experienced or witnessed violence
  • Supports for Métis youth to stay in school
  • Support in case meetings and conferencing
Eligibility
Focus is on Métis children, youth and their families but open to clients and participants who do not have MNO citizenship or Métis descent
Application Process
Intake assessment required
Toll Free
1-888-497-3939
Office
705-264-3939
Fax
705-264-5468
Web Site
https://www.metisnation.org/
Mailing Address
347 Spruce St S
Timmins, ON, P4N 2N2
Canada
Languages
English, French
Contact
Jessica Paquet, Métis Family Wellbeing Coordinator
Email: jessicap@metisnation.org
Phone: 705-264-3939 Ext 233
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required
Accessibility
Not Accessible; Front entrance is at street level
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 6, 2023
Address
347 Spruce St S
Timmins, ON, P4N 2N2
  • Located at Spruce St S in the vicinity of Hollinger Golf Course in Timmins
  • Closest intersection is at Spruce St S and Dale Ave
  • Situated across the street from T & S Variety Store

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

Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Timmins