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Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
Family Support Services

Functions under the Community Care Program
  • Offers community based family counselling for children, teens, men, women and families as a group
  • Provides assessments and case management services
  • Provides services of traditional healers
  • Offers community workshops to raise awareness of issues affecting families including substance abuse and family violence
  • Supports community initiatives that promote family healing such as traditional gatherings

Also offers the following family support services including but not limited to:
  • Advocacy and referral to external agencies
  • Assistance in the planning of child's and family's needs
  • Emergency financial assistance for basic needs only in cases where the welfare of child/children is at-risk
  • Home visitation arrangements and supervison to enable parents to visit with their children living in alternative care
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pmAlternate Fri 9 am-12 noon
  • Members of Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
  • Children younger than 18 years of age and their families
  • Emergency financial assistance is provided ONLY in extenuating circumstances and each case is treated and considered separately
  • Home visitation is available for families who have children in alternative care; request for visitation must come from birth family
Application Process
Intake assessment required
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
November 5, 2019

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