Chapleau Cree First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Family Support Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
 
Kunuwanimano Child and Family Services main office in Timmins: ph 705-268-9033, fax 705-268-9272
Description (Service)
  • Offers child welfare services, ongoing support and education to enhance the lives of young children and families 
  • Provides services through Kunuwanimano Child and Family Services
 
Offers the following services: 
  • Intake and assessments to determine needs of families and community  
  • Case management 
  • Coordination of customary care and foster care  
  • Parental and family advocacy and support  
  • Referrals to outside agencies  
  • Coordination of events to enhance lives of children and families
Hours Band Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Apr * Mon-Thu 8 am-5 pm, Fri 8 am-12 noon, May-Aug
Areas Served Chapleau Cree First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Chapleau Cree First Nation 
  • Children under 18 years of age and their families
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-864-0784
Fax 705-864-1760
Website www.chapleaucree.ca
Primary Executive Jody Anderson, Family Support Worker
Alternate Executive Brian Edwards, Band Administrator; Email: brian.edwards@chapleaucree.ca
Site Location Community is approx 5 km SW of town of Chapleau on Hwy 129
Located In Community Chapleau
Address Band Office
828 Fox Lake Rd, Fox Lake Reserve
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
 
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Intersection Fox Lake Rd and Hwy 129
Mailing Address c/o Family Support Program 
PO Box 400 
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp but no automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)