Description & Services
Description (Service) Facilitates arrangements to provide a temporary home for children who are separated from their family 
  • Conducts in-depth interviews and documents all information of families desiring to become caregivers  
  • Retains legal responsibility for the child  
  • Provides initial orientation and ongoing training  
  • Reimburses for all expenses incurred for welfare of child including living, medical, clothing, school and extra-curricular expenses 
  • Provides access to a full range of therapeutic and relief services
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Constance Lake First Nation ; Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation ; Wabauskang First Nation ; Wabigoon Lake First Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation - Obashkaandagaang ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation - Wabaseemoong ; Whitefish Bay First Nation - Naotkamegwaning
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and under 
First Nations children, youth and their families on/off-reserve in need of protection
Application Intake Assessment required for all programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-6224
Toll Free Phone 1-866-420-9990
After Hours Phone 807-468-6224 (Mon-Sun 24 hours)
Fax 807-468-6643
Primary Executive Dennis Petiquan, Director of Services; Phone: 807-468-6224 ext 247; Email:
Alternate Executive Sean Spencer, Director of Services; Email:
Located In Community Kenora
Address 20 Main St S
Kenora, ON P9N 1S7
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Intersection Main St S and McClellan Ave
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)