Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve

Site: Wikwemikong Health Centre

Service: Aboriginal Head Start On Reserve Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Manitoulin Island Treaty
Description (Service) Provides early intervention services for children and families  
  • Offers activities such as family gym time, arts and crafts, breakfast and circle time 
  • Strives to prepare young children for school years 
  • Offers parent workshops 
  • Participates in community events and special celebrations
 
Offers daily programs focused on: 
  • Education 
  • Health promotion and nutrition 
  • Native culture and language 
  • Parental and family involvement 
  • Social support
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve children and their families
Application
  • Requires completed registration application and  
  • Child's birth certificate and updated immunization record
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-859-3164
Fax 705-859-3300
Website www.wikyhealth.ca
Primary Executive Judy Black, Manager of Children's Services; Phone: 705-859-3164 ext 250
Alternate Executive Mary Jo Wabano, Health Services Director; Email: mjwabano@wikyhealth.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 16A Complex Dr
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
 
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Intersection Complex Dr and Pitawanakwat St
Mailing Address c/o Aboriginal Head Start On Reserve 
PO Box 101 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)