Mississauga First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: Parent Resource Coordinator

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Provides programs and services to promote healthy parenting and child development 
  • Operates the Kids for Life Centre, a gathering place for children's activities 
  • Collaborates with other community programs on health issues 
  • Attends regional workshops and seminars about parenting and child development
 
Activities and programs offered include: 
  • After school program 
  • Certified babysitting courses 
  • Craft nights for parents and children 
  • Family scavenger hunts 
  • Maternity/child clothing exchange 
  • Young mom's group
Hours Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm 
Activity times vary
Areas Served Mississauga First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mississauga First Nation
Application
  • Programs can be accessed by registration or drop-in 
  • Contact Coordinator for activity times
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-1621
Toll Free Phone 1-877-356-1621
Fax 705-356-1740
Website www.mississauga.com
Primary Contact Amber Niganobe, Parent Resource Coordinator; Phone: 705-356-1621 ext 2254
Primary Executive Linda Ambeault, Health and Social Services Director; Phone: 705-356-1621 ext 2227; Email: lindaambeault@mississaugi.com
Site Location Community is along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron near town of Blind River, 130 km E of Sault Ste Marie
Located In Community Blind River
Address 64 Park Rd
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
 
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Intersection Park Rd and Hwy 17
Mailing Address c/o Parent Resource Coordinator 
PO Box 1299 
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) - North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)