North Caribou Lake First Nation

Site: Early Childhood Centre

Service: Early Childhood Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides a program focused on improving the health and social development of preschool children and their families 
  • Strives to meet the emotional, social, health, nutritional and psychological needs of the child 
  • Offers programs that will culturally connect and spiritually root children in the traditional language and history of family, community and Nation 
  • Involves parents, elders and community members as much as possible
 
Provides the following: 
  • A variety of school readiness programs such as learning shapes and numbers, building vocabulary and reading 
  • Supervised indoor and outdoor playtime and gym activities 
  • Nutritious snacks
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served North Caribou First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of North Caribou First Nation  
  • Pre-school children up to 6 years of age
Application Requires completion of registration and consent form
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-469-6576
Fax 807-469-1323
E-Mail northcariboulakefirstnation@knet.ca
Primary Contact Kathy Goodman, Early Childhood Assistant; Phone: 807-469-6576 ext 221
Primary Executive Evelyn Hattie, Early Childhood Development Coordinator; Phone: 807-469-6576 ext 222
Alternate Executive Monica Kanate, Health Director; Phone: 807-469-5351; Email: monicakanate@northcaribou.ca
Site Location Community is 320 km N of Sioux Lookout, on N shore of Weagamow Lake
Located In Community North Caribou First Nation
Address Weagamow Lake, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Early Childhood Development 
General Delivery 
Weagamow Lake, ON P0V 2Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)