Mattawa Native Children's Program

Site: Madadjiwan Economic Development Corporation

Service: Community Action Program for Children

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers a comprehensive and holistic service to at-risk children and families living off-reserve
Description (Service)
  • Offers a comprehensive and holistic service to at-risk children and families living off-reserve 
  • Prevents children from becoming at-risk because of certain conditions such as family violence, poverty, abuse, neglect and unhealthy living conditions 
  • Promotes healthier child development through early childhood interventions 
  • Provides information on children's nutrition, areas of injury prevention, and the mental health of the child 
  • Provides services that allow for skill teaching, ongoing support and education as a means to assist families in the healing process
Programs/Services include: 
  • Child development delays 
  • Collective food preparation and/or purchasing 
  • Drop-in activities 
  • Family Support 
  • Healthy living activities/physical activities 
  • Literacy/language development 
  • Food security assistance 
  • Positive parenting 
  • Provision of resources (e.g., toy lending, resource library, clothing, baby equipment) 
  • Transportation service
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Mattawa
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
First Nations children and their families living off-reserve
Application Call for service
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-744-3360
Fax 705-744-3361
Primary Contact Cynthia Perrault, Support Worker; Email:
Site Location In the Madadjiwan Economic Development Corporation building
Located In Community Mattawa
Address Madadjiwan Economic Development Corporation
318 Main St
Mattawa, ON P0H 1V0
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Mailing Address c/o Mattawa Native Children's Program 
PO Box 1330 
Mattawa, ON P0H 1V0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp but no automatic push button; Washroom -- Accessible with larger doors but no side holding bar
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit