Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation

Site: Negaan'abik Day Care

Service: Negaan'abik 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 (Agency) Operates a licensed child daycare centre for Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
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 2 snacks and a hot lunch daily  
  • Incorporates Native cultural programs with the daily community based programming 
  • Provides bus services for children attending the daycare
 
Offers full day and part-time programs for:  
  • Toddlers  
  • Preschoolers 
  • JK/SK
Hours Mon-Thu 7:30 am-5 pm, Fri 7:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 2.5 year(s) - 9.5 year(s) 
 
Priority given to members of Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation; other First Nations and off-reserve families are accepted if space available 
  • Toddlers: children 18-30 months 
  • Preschool: children 31-43 months 
  • JK/SK: children 44-67 months 
  • School age: children 6 years - 9.5 years of age
Application
  • Requires completed registration package and  
  • Copy of child's immunization records 
  • Provides full day services when the Little Current Public School is closed on Professional Development (PD) Days; must give sufficient notice to Centre staff as spaces are limited 
  • Late charges for pick-up after 5 pm apply; charges are $1.00 per minute and must be paid before child returns to daycare
 
Bus Services 
  • Child must be 2.6 years old to ride bus alone 
  • Requires completed transportation contract 
  • Parent/guardian is responsible to arrange a pick-up and drop-off  
    schedule
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Program
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-2196
Fax 705-368-1720
Website www.aundeckomnikaningfn.com
Primary Executive Melody Solomon-Burton, Supervisor; Email: melodysb@aokfn.com
Alternate Executive Bethanny Abotossaway, Teacher
Site Location Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation is located on N channel on shore of Manitoulin Island, along Hwy 540, 5 km W of town of Little Current
Located In Community Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Address 48.1 Hill St
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
 
View Google Map
Intersection Hill St and Hwy 540
Mailing Address Box 130 
RR 1 
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
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)