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Aboriginal Peoples' Alliance of Northern Ontario

Community Action Program for Children


Description
Offers services, ongoing support and education to enhance the lives of young children and families
  • Prevents children from becoming at-risk because of certain conditions such as family violence, poverty, abuse, neglect and unhealthy living conditions by offering information and education on effective parenting and good life teachings
  • Promotes healthier child development through early childhood interventions including information sessions on pre-parenting preparation and child development
  • Provides information on children's nutrition, injury prevention, and child mental health
Activities and services provided can include but are not limited to:
  • Community Kitchens
  • Craft workshops, for adults and children
  • Drop-in days (parent/child)
  • Emergency supplies
  • Outdoor activities
  • Story times at public library
  • Traditional cultural activities and teachings
  • Wellness workshops
Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1600
Tue
0900 - 1600
Wed
0900 - 1600
Thu
0900 - 1600

Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm
Eligibility
  • Off-reserve Indigenous families (status and non-status) with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Non-Indigenous families are welcome
  • Children at-risk and their families
Application Process
Registration required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
November 19, 2021