Whitefish River First Nation

Site: Maamwe Kendaasing Child Care Centre

Service: Day Care Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Operates a licensed daycare centre  
  • Offers a variety of activities to enhance the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, physical and social development of children  
  • Provides a variety of school readiness programs  
  • Provides snacks and a hot lunch daily  
  • Incorporates Native cultural programs with the daily community based programming
 
Offers full-day and part-time programs for:  
  • Infants  
  • Toddlers  
  • Preschoolers
Hours Mon-Fri 7:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Whitefish River First Nation
Eligibility Members of Whitefish River First Nation 
  • Infants: babies 0-18 months of age  
  • Toddlers: children 18-30 months of age  
  • Preschool: children 30 months - 5 years of age
Application Requires:  
  • Completed registration package  
  • Copy of child's immunization records
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-285-7777
Fax 705-285-0642
E-Mail daycare@whitefishriver.ca
Website www.whitefishriver.ca
Primary Executive Danette McGregor, Supervisor and Educator; Email: daycare@whitefishriver.ca
Alternate Executive Dolores Pitawanakwat, Preschool Educator
Site Location Community is in village of Birch Island off Hwy 6 just N of Manitoulin Island, 20 kms N of LIttle Current and 68 km SW of Sudbury
Located In Community Whitefish River First Nation
Address 212 Rainbow Ridge Rd
Birch Island, ON P0P 1A0
 
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Intersection Rainbow Ridge Rd and Bay of Islands Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 96 
Birch Island, ON P0P 1A0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)