Anishinabek Nation

Service: Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy

Description & Services
Public Comments Note: Closed for two weeks during the December Solstice and New Year Holiday
Description (Agency) Helps Aboriginal people prepare for and find high-demand jobs quickly, as well as keep them in the long term
Description (Service)
  • Helps Aboriginal people prepare for and find high-demand jobs quickly, as well as keep them in the long term 
  • Fosters partnerships with the private sector and the provinces and territories 
  • Supports demand-driven skills development
 
Programs and services include: 
  • Skills development 
  • Training for high-demand jobs 
  • Job finding 
  • Programs for youth 
  • Programs for urban and Indigenous people with disabilities 
  • Access to child care
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District
Boundaries Robinson Superior and Huron Districts (Lake Superior and Huron Regions)
Eligibility Aboriginal individuals who need employment
Application Requires completion of the Client Data Form and the Client Consent to Access and Release Information Form
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-497-9127
Toll Free Phone Within Ontario only: 1-877-702-5200
Fax 705-497-9135
E-Mail polly.bobiwash@anishinabeknews.ca
Website www.anishinabek.ca
Primary Contact Polly Bobiwash, Director, Union of Ontario Indians; Phone: 705-497-9127 ext 2286
Alternate Contact Ray St Louis, IT Systems Coordinator, Union of Ontario Indians; Email: ray@anishinabek.ca
Site Location Nipissing First Nation
Located In Community North Bay
Address 1 Miigizi Mikan Way
North Bay, ON P1B 8J8
 
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Mailing Address c/o Union of Ontario Indians - HRD Dept. 
PO Box 711 
17 Hwy W 
North Bay, ON P1B 8J8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Human Resources and Skills Development Canada