Kasabonika Lake First Nation

Site: Resource Centre

Service: Early Childhood Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations Council  
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-5 pm
Areas Served Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Kasabonika Lake 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 807-535-9757
Fax Band Office 807-535-1152
Website www.kasabonikafirstnation.com
Primary Executive Karen Anderson, Early Childhood Educator and Centre Coordinator; Email: karenanderson@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 448 km NE of Sioux Lookout, on the Asheweig River
Located In Community Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Address Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Early Childhood Development 
PO Box 124 
Resource Centre 
Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)