Waabinong Head Start Family Resource Centre

Service: Aboriginal Head Start

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates a family resource centre
Description (Service) Operates a preschool learning centre that is licensed under the Day Nurseries Act 
    Provides early prevention and intervention programs and services for off-reserve preschool children 
  • Offers two half-day child care programs 
  • Provides a safe and clean learning environment 
  • Offers free transportation to and from the Centre 
  • Focuses on Native Culture and Traditions 
  • Offers Traditional Healing Services to children, families, and community members 
  • Serves nutritional breakfasts, lunch, and snacks daily
Hours Mon-Thu 8:15 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 2.5 year(s) and up 
 
  • Off-reserve Aboriginal (status, non-status, M├ętis or Inuit) children who are 2.5-5 years of age  
  • Priority given to Aboriginal children at-risk  
  • Child must be fully potty-trained
Application
  • Requires completed registration application and  
  • Child's birth certificate and updated immunization record
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-253-3129
Fax 705-253-2664
Website www.oahsa.ca/ahs-sites/waabinong-ahs-sault-ste-marie
Primary Executive Kevin Tegosh, Manager; Email: kevin.tegosh@bellnet.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 169 Spring St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3A3
 
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Intersection Spring St and Albert St E
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada