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Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation

Family Support Services


Description
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
Eligibility
  • 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
Toll Free
1-866-933-3023
Office
807-488-5917
Fax
807-488-5503
Web Site
http://www.biggrassy.ca
Mailing Address
Box 408
Morson, ON, P0W 1J0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Rochelle Jack, Program Secretary
Email: rochelle.jack@weechi.ca
Phone: 807-488-5917 Ext 201
Director
Tanis Tom
Email: ccpsupervisor@biggrassy.ca
Phone: 807-488-5917 Ext 212
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
July 19, 2022
Address
319 Ojibwe Rd, Apt 3
Mishkosiminiziibiing/Big Grassy First Nation, ON, P0W 1J0
  • Functions as the office for the Community Care Child and Family Services program
  • Located in Big Grassy First Nation at Ojibwe Rd, Apt 3

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1630

Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Alternate Fridays 9 am-12 noon
Service Area(s)
Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation