Wabaseemoong Independent Nations

Site: Band Office

Service: Infant and Child Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Offers a voluntary home based program where the parent and child therapist work together to plan and problem solve  
  • Provides formal and informal developmental assessments 
  • Provides in-home support, guidance and information  
  • Assists in developing parenting skills  
  • Coordinates appropriate community services and advocates for the child  
  • Encourages optimum development  
  • Provides resource materials, equipment, toys and books
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Whitedog First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) and under 
 
  • Members of Wabaseemoong (Whitedog) Independent Nations 
  • Families whose infants and children are at risk for developmental delays
Application
  • Program registration required 
  • Open to referrals from any source; family consent is required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-927-2000
Fax 807-927-2089
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Primary Executive Judy Boyd, Infant and Child Development Coordinator; Phone: 807-927-2000 ext 285
Alternate Executive Clara Cameron, Infant and Child Development Worker
Site Location Community is along English River system, 98 km NW of Kenora, 13 km E of Man/Ont border, accessible by Hwys 596 & 525
Located In Community Whitedog First Nation
Address Arena Building
Band Office Rd, Wabaseemoong Band Office
Whitedog, ON P0X 1P0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Infant & Child Development 
General Delivery, Whitedog Post Office 
Whitedog, ON P0X 1P0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS) -- Infant and Child Development Services ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)