Anishinaabe Abinoojii Family Services

Site: Children's Mental Health

Service: Children's Mental Health Services

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides extended children's mental health services for children in care
Services provided are tailored to the needs of each client, and may include:  
  • Development of treatment plans  
  • Family Counselling  
  • Group Counselling  
  • Individual Counselling  
  • Linkages with health, financial, educational, services in the community  
  • Support and assistance with behavioral problems
Provides assistance with concerns related to: 
  • Anger management  
  • Attachment  
  • Bereavement  
  • Bullying  
  • Communication skills  
  • Family functioning  
  • Grief  
  • Loss/separation/divorce  
  • Relationships  
  • Sexual abuse  
  • Social skills
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation - Obashkaandagaang ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation - Wabaseemoong Independent Nation, ; Whitefish Bay First Nation
Boundaries Also includes the following communities in Northern Treaty #3 territory: Dalles First Nation, Lac Seul First Nation, Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation, Northwest Angle 33 First Nation, Northwest Angle 37 First Nation, Shoal Lake 39 First Nation, Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, Wabauskang First Nation, Wabigoon Lake First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and under 
First Nations children and youth in care and their families
Application Intake Assessment required for all programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-8239
Toll Free Phone 1-877-468-8791
After Hours Phone 807-468-6224 (24-hour Service)
Fax 807-468-7960
Primary Executive Dennis Petiquan, Director of Services; Phone: 807-468-6224 ext 247; Email:
Alternate Executive Sean Spencer, Director of Services; Phone: 807-468-6224 ext 224; Email:
Located In Community Kenora
Address 12 Main St S
Kenora, ON P9N 1S7
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Intersection Main St S and McClellan Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 1360 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X7
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2006
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)