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Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
Family Support Program

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Description
Provides a wide range of prevention services and programs that address addictions, family violence and mental health

Services offered include but are not limited to:
  • Intervention in individual and family crisis to resolve issue; working with other service providers to identify care plans
  • Provides assistance in child protection matters when required
  • Offers individual counselling for mental health issues, family matters, parenting and other areas of struggle
  • Provides educational programs at community schools on topics such as bullying, peer pressure, conflict resolution and self-esteem
  • Conducts home visits to elders, shut-ins and as client follow-up
  • Facilitates a group for seniors (50+ Group) to interact, work on crafts, participate in an exercise and socialize
Comments
Tribal Council: UnaffiliatedPolitical Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Superior Treaty
Eligibility
  • Members of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (formerly known as Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation)
  • 50+ Group is for individuals 50 years of age and older
Application Process
Individuals needing a ride to the 50+ Group can make arrangements by calling 807-229-1836 Ext 612
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On August 6, 2019

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