Missanabie Cree First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Family Well Being Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
 
Family Well-Being Program, Head Office - Nishnawbe Aski Nation, 100 Back St, Unit 200, Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L2 
Phone 807-625-4939, toll-free 1-800-465-9952, fax 807-623-7730
Description (Service) Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) initiative to assist each Indigenous community to design and deliver their own holistic, prevention-focused services/programs and cultural supports to promote a healthy community and support families as needed in the community 
  • Focus is on improving the overall health and well-being of communities and to empower families to build healthy relationships 
  • Works to eliminate family violence, the number of youth involved in the justice system and the number of children in care
 
Activities and programs provided can include but are not limited to the following: 
  • Activities that revitalize Native language 
  • Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and intervention 
  • Community events such as feasts 
  • Family circles, counselling and child/youth support groups 
  • Referrals to other programs and services 
  • School programs 
  • Traditional land-based healing events
Hours Band Office Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Areas Served Missanabie Cree First Nation
Eligibility Members of Missanabie Cree First Nation
Application Booked appointments recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-254-2702
Toll Free Phone 1-800-319-3001
Fax 705-254-3292
E-Mail info@missanabiecree.com
Website www.missanabiecreefn.com
Primary Contact Terri Montgomery, Family Well Being Program Coordinator; Phone: 705-254-2702 ext 238; Email: tmongomery@missanabiecree.com
Alternate Contact Lesley Gagnon, Program Development; Phone: 705-254-2702 ext 226; Email: lgagnon@missanabiecree.com
Primary Executive Doreen Boissoneau, Band Administrator; Phone: 705-254-2702 ext 222; Email: dboissoneau@missanabiecree.com
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 559 Queen St E
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 2A3
 
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Mailing Address c/o Family Well Being Program 
174B Hwy 17E 
Garden River, ON P6A 6Z1
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2017
Funding Regional / Municipal - Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) ; Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)