Northwest Angle 33 First Nation

Site: Dog Paw Band Office

Service: Brighter Futures Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council of Treaty 3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service)
  • Offers a variety of programming to support expecting parents and families with young children 
  • Programs support healthy pregnancies, parenting skills, child development, mental health, injury prevention and family living
 
Program participants are provided access to: 
  • Emergency food, if required 
  • Facilitated parenting groups  
  • Free clothing exchange  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival 
  • Indoor playground 
  • Prenatal food supplements  
  • Prenatal nutrition groups
 
NOTE: Transportation and child care is available to all participants
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Northwest Angle #33 First Nation 
  • Expecting parents and families with children under 6 years of age
Application
  • Program registration required  
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-2858
Fax 807-226-2860
E-Mail nwa33afn@kmts.ca
Primary Contact Monica Shebahkeget, Executive Assistant, Dog Paw Office
Primary Executive Brian Paul, Brighter Futures Coordinator
Site Location Northwest Angle 33A (Dog Paw) is 60 km SE of Kenora on Dogpaw Lake near Sioux Narrows off Hwy 71
Located In Community Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Address Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
 
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Mailing Address c/o Brighter Futures 
PO Box 1490 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X7
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)