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Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation

Family Support Services


Description
  • Delivers prevention and early intervention services to high-risk children and families of the community
  • Administers child welfare prevention services in collaboration with Kina Gbezhgomi Child and Family Services located in Wikwemikong
  • Evaluates short and long-term programs and workplans with individuals and families for adequacy and effectiveness
  • Partners with community police officers and local nursing staff to identify and support troubled families
Prevention Services
  • Teaches parenting skills and assisting children through difficult times
  • Develops and administers healthy social and recreational programs for families such as after-school programs and babysitting courses
  • Hosts community forums to address issues such as youth drug abuse, inadequate housing, schooling problems and after school activities
  • Organizes elders meetings that address traditional child rearing methods
  • Provides information sessions about understanding substance dependency and resulting family violence, and overcoming oppression by understanding cultural realities
Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Members of Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation at high-risk
  • Children 18 years of age and younger in need of care and their families
Application Process
Intake assessment required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
January 31, 2021