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Wauzhushk Onigum Nation

Brighter Futures Program


Description
  • Offers a variety of programming to support expecting parents and families with young children
  • Programs support healthy pregnancies, parenting skills, child development, mental health, injury prevention and family living
Program participants are provided access to:
  • Emergency food, if required
  • Facilitated parenting groups
  • Free clothing exchange
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival
  • Indoor playground
  • Prenatal food supplements
  • Prenatal nutrition groups
Note: Transportation and child care is available to all participants
Eligibility
  • Members of Wauzhushk Onigum Nation
  • Expecting parents and families with children younger than 6 years of age
Application Process
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Office
807-548-6340 - Medical Building
Fax
807-548-5035
Web Site
http://wonation.org/index.php
Mailing Address
PO Box 1850
c/o Medical Clinic
Kenora, ON, P9N 3X8
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Mingo Skead, Brighter Futures Coordinator
Email: mingo.skead@wonation.ca
Health Director
Linda Copenace
Email: linda.copenace@yahoo.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 8, 2022
Address
Golf Course Rd
Wauzhushk Onigum/Rat Portage First Nation, ON, P9N 3X8
  • Wauzhushk Onigum Medical Building is located at the end of Golf Course Rd
  • Situated near Biindigen Learning Centre

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1600
Tue
0900 - 1600
Wed
0900 - 1600
Thu
0900 - 1600
Fri
0900 - 1600

Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation