Anishinabek Educational Institute

Site: Anishinabek Educational Institute Head Office

Service: Post-Secondary Education

Description & Services
Public Comments Other campuses include: 
  • Fort William Campus, 300 Anemki Place, Suite A, Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1H9; ph 807-623-8887 or toll-free 1-877-409-6850 fax 807-623-7351 
  • Munsee-Delaware Campus, 533 Thomigo Road, Muncey, ON N0L 1Y0; ph 519-289-0777 or toll-free 1-800-441-5904 fax 519-289-0379
Description (Agency) Operates as an Aboriginal-owned and controlled post-secondary institution which provides post secondary programs/services and training programs to meet the educational and cultural needs of Anishinabek members
Description (Service)
  • Operates as an Aboriginal-owned and controlled post-secondary institution which provides post secondary programs/services and training programs to meet the educational and cultural needs of Anishinabek members  
  • Enhances, organizes and coordinates the delivery of post secondary educational programs that support Anishinabek culture  
  • Establishes protocols and partnerships with existing post secondary institutions and Anishinabek communities 
  • Partners with accredited Ontario Colleges for delivery of targeted programs on a full-time basis
 
Programs include the following delivery options: 
  • Community-based (either on-campus or combination delivery) 
  • Combination delivery (two week in-class sessions twice per semester alternating with a five-six week return to the community while still maintaining a full-time program workload) 
  • On-campus (requires students to participate in-class on a full-time daily basis during each semester)
 
Certificate and diploma programs include: 
  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder 
  • First Nation Child Welfare Advocate 
  • Native Community Worker: Traditional Aboriginal Healing Methods 
  • Native Early Childhood Education 
  • Personal Support Worker 
  • Practical Nursing 
  • Pre-Health Sciences 
  • Social Service Worker
 
Student support services can include:  
  • Advice and counselling on educational issues, career choices, personal growth and life skills coaching 
  • Assistance for post-secondary students to apply for bursaries, awards and other financial support  
  • Cultural teachings 
  • Individual student counselling  
  • Intervention and advocacy services 
  • Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) assistance to determine student credits from prior learning  
  • Tutoring and Peer Support
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility
  • Focus is for members of Anishinabek heritage/communities but programs open to all 
  • Mature students accepted (Ontario Secondary School Diploma not required) 
  • No cost to apply
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Program - Tuition for post-secondary programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-497-9127
Toll Free Phone 1-800-334-3330
Fax 705-497-9135 
Toll-free 1-800-884-6833
Website www.aeipostsecondary.ca
Primary Contact Christine Babinski, Coordinator's Assistant; Phone: 705-497-9127 ext 2267
Alternate Contact Jennifer Fletcher, Acting Site Coordinator
Primary Executive Murray L Waboose, Education Director
Site Location Within the Union of Ontario Indians Head Office building at the Nipissing Campus
Located In Community North Bay
Address 1 Migizii Miikan
North Bay, ON P1B 8J8
 
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Intersection Migizii Miikan and Hwy 17W
Mailing Address c/o Anishinabek Educational Institute 
PO Box 711 
North Bay, ON P1B 8J8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD)