Mitaanjigamiing First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Community Care Program - Family Support Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service)
  • Offers community based family counselling for children, teens, men, women and families as a group 
  • Provides assessments and case management services  
  • Provides services of traditional healers  
  • Offers community workshops to raise awareness of issues affecting families including substance abuse and family violence 
  • Supports community initiatives that promote family healing such as traditional gatherings
 
Also offers the following family support services including but not limited to: 
  • Advocacy and referral to external agencies  
  • Assistance in the planning of child's and family's needs 
  • Emergency financial assistance for basic needs only in cases where the welfare of child/children is at-risk 
  • Home visitation arrangements and supervison to enable parents to visit with their children living in alternative care
Hours Band Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Stanjikoming First Nation - Mitaanjigamiing
Eligibility
  • Members of Mitaanjigamiing First Nation 
  • Children younger than 18 years of age and their families 
  • Emergency financial assistance is provided ONLY in extenuating circumstances and each case is treated and considered separately 
  • Home visitation is available for families who have children in alternative care; request for visitation must come from birth family
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-2188
After Hours Phone 807-274-3201
Crisis Phone 807-274-3201
Fax 807-274-8597
E-Mail secretary@mitaanjigamiing.ca
Website www.mitaanjigamiing.ca
Primary Executive Deborah Morrison, Gana Wendaasowin Supervisor; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 230 * (Cell) 807-271-4334; Email: gdw.supervisor@mitaanjigamiing.ca
Alternate Executive Ravenn Kasper, Gana Wendaasowin Administrator; Email: gdw.acadmin@mitaanjigamiing.ca
Site Location Community is approx 56 km NE of Fort Frances off Hwy 17 onto Hwy 611, along shores of Stanjikoming Bay on Rainy Lake
Located In Community Stanjikoming First Nation
Address Stanjikoming First Nation, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Ganawendaasowin Services 
PO Box 609 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Weechi-it-te-win Family Services Inc ; Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)