Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve

Site: Wikwemikong Hub Centre

Service: Toy Library Resource Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Manitoulin Island Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Lends toys, videos, and books as well as equipment such as playpens and strollers for use at home 
  • Provides the opportunity to meet other parents and children 
  • Provides access to a variety of educational toys and resources
 
Toy Lending Mobile Unit 
  • Delivers educational toys and equipment to families with young children for free use up to two weeks 
  • Determines toy selection by the age of the child and their stage of development 
  • Offers a selection of toys for children with special needs as well
Hours Hub Centre Office: Mon-Fri 7:30 am-5 pm 
Toy Library Resource Centre: Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Boundaries Mobile Unit catchment area is within 5–26 kms from Wikwemikong Reserve and includes the following areas: Murray Hill, Cape Smith, Wikwemikongsing, Kaboni, South Bay, Buzwah and Rabbit Island
Eligibility Members of Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve 
  • Toy Library Resource Centre: Caregivers and families of children between 0-12 years of age 
  • Mobile Unit: Caregivers and families of children 0-6 years of age
Application
  • Toy Library Resource Centre operates on a drop-in basis 
  • Equipment such as playpens and strollers are available for home use to a maximum of two weeks 
  • Mobile Unit: Call Hub Centre to make arrangements for scheduled visit
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-859-3797
Fax 705-859-2362
Website www.wbe-education.ca
Primary Contact Glenda Mandamin, Administrative Assistant; Email: gmandamin@wbe-education.ca
Primary Executive Sarah Assinewe, Program Manager; Email: sassinewe@wbe-education.ca
Site Location Community is approx 50 km S of Little Current along Hwy 6 at E end of Manitoulin Island on N Georgian Bay
Located In Community Wikwemikong
Address 27 Amikook St
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
 
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Intersection Amikook St and Odawa Valley Rd
Mailing Address c/o Hub Centre 
PO Box 112 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1990
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education