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Naotkamegwanning First Nation

Women's Shelter

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Description
Operates a short-term emergency shelter for abused women and their children
  • Provides a 24-hour crisis line
  • Accommodates a maximum of 10 individuals
Coordinates the following support services for residents:
  • Helps women understand options to assist in making life choices
  • Offers assistance in accessing housing, legal and other community services
  • Offers individual counselling
Eligibility
First Nation women 18 years of age and older who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children up to 16 years of age living within the Treaty #3 area
Application Process
  • Call for assistance
  • Requires initial confidential intake assessment
Office
807-226-2605 - Shelter
Crisis
807-226-2603
Fax
807-226-2606
Email
anishinabe.ikwa.abinoojii.agiimik@gmail.com
Mailing Address
Women's Shelter
c/o Netaawgonebiik Health Services, Pawitik Post Office
Pawitik, ON, P0X 1L0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Joanne Guendouze, Centre Director
Health Director
Garnet Namaypoke
Email: garnet.namay@gmail.com
Phone: 807-226-1026
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required
Accessibility
Not Applicable
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 8, 2022
Hours of Operation
Mon
0000 - 2400
Tue
0000 - 2400
Wed
0000 - 2400
Thu
0000 - 2400
Fri
0000 - 2400
Sat
0000 - 2400
Sun
0000 - 2400

Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
  • Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing First Nation
  • Couchiching First Nation
  • Dalles First Nation
  • Eagle Lake First Nation
  • Frenchman's Head
  • Grassy Narrows First Nation
  • Kejick Bay
  • Lac La Croix First Nation
  • Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation
  • Migisi Sahgaigan
  • Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
  • Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
  • Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
  • Naicatchewenin First Nation
  • Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
  • Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
  • Northwest Angle 37 First Nation
  • Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation
  • Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation
  • Onigaming First Nation
  • Rainy River District
  • Rainy River First Nation
  • Shoal Lake 39 First Nation
  • Shoal Lake 40 First Nation
  • Wabaseemoong Independent Nation
  • Wabauskang First Nation
  • Wabigoon Lake First Nation
  • Washagamis Bay First Nation
  • Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation
  • Whitefish Bay First Nation