Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Provides an adult education learning program 
  • Facilitates upgrading courses designed for adults who have not completed their high school education 
  • Participates in Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR), a systematic process to identify, self-assess, organize, describe and document one's knowledge, skills and attitudes that have been acquired over one's lifetime through formal education, workplace training and other life experiences such as volunteer and military work
 
Services include but are not limited to: 
  • Literacy skills 
  • Basic office program learning  
  • Communication skills  
  • Computer skills  
  • Numeracy  
  • Reading  
  • Typing skills  
  • Writing
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Wasauksing First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Wasauksing First Nation and First Nation adults in Parry Sound area 
  • Primarily serves adult learners wanting to improve their literacy and numeracy skills to achieve goals of further education and training, employment or increased independence and those wishing to obtain their Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
Application Requires initial interview to determine learning needs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-746-1052
Fax 705-746-5984
Website www.wasauksing.ca
Primary Contact Jodi Baker, Education Counsellor; Phone: 705-746-2531 ext 2240; Email: education@wasauksing.ca
Alternate Contact Melinda Roberge, Ontario Works Employment Worker; Phone: 705-746-2531 ext 2222; Email: owemp@wasauksing.ca
Primary Executive Craig Brown, Chief Executive Director; Phone: 705-746-2531 ext 2235; Email: ced@wasauksing.ca
Site Location Community is located on Parry Island on E shore of Georgian Bay approx 9 km W of Parry Sound
Located In Community Wasauksing First Nation
Address Wasauksing Employment and Training Centre
1126 Geewadin Rd
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
 
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Mailing Address c/o Employment and Training Centre 
PO Box 250 
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)