Ojibway Women's Lodge

Site: Ojibway Women's Lodge

Service: Child Support Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Supports child residents during the transitional period while in the shelter 
  • Facilitates an early intervention program for children exposed to woman abuse called Changing Patterns, with a Native perspective on that program called Gii Waamdaab Nii gii gid (I saw...I shall speak) which is facilitated by partner Nipissing First Nation Native Child Welfare Department 
  • Advocates on the children's behalf while assisting the mothers with custody/access issues and referrals to agencies 
  • Provides childcare for mothers attending necessary appointments
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served North Bay
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 16 year(s) 
 
Children who are living in the emergency shelter
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available on request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-472-3321
Toll Free Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours: 1-800-387-2465
TTY Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours: 705-472-3321
Crisis Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours: 705-472-3321
Fax 705-472-3376
E-Mail ofrc@nfn.ca
Website www.ojibwaywomenslodge.ca/
Primary Executive Suzanne Goulais-Deering, Director; Email: suzannegd@nfn.ca
Alternate Executive Julie Dalgliesh, Program Supervisor; Email: julied@nfn.ca
Located In Community North Bay
Address 131 Commanda Cres
North Bay, ON P1B 8G5
 
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Intersection Commanda Cres and Couchie Memorial Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)