Weechi It Te Win Family Services

Site: Weechi-it-te-Win Family Services

Service: Child and Family Services

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides an alternative Native child welfare program which is administered by each of the Rainy Lake Tribal Area First Nations communities
Agency Services
Description (Service) Provides an alternative Native child welfare program which is administered by each of the Rainy Lake Tribal Area First Nations communities

Coordinates the following programs:
  • Child Welfare
  • Community Care Program
  • Family Counselling Program
  • Family Counselling Program, Crisis Intervention
  • Ganawendaasowin Assessment Program
  • Ganawendaasowin Treatment Program
  • Psychological Services
  • Psychological Services, Telepsychiatry
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Anishinaabeg of Naongashing First Nation - Big Island ; Couchiching First Nation ; Lac La Croix First Nation ; Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation - Big Grassy River ; Naicatchewenin First Nation ; Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation ; Onigaming First Nation ; Rainy River First Nation ; Seine River First Nation ; Stanjikoming First Nation - Mitaanjigamiing
Eligibility
  • Aboriginal children and youth 12-17 years of age and their families 
  • Must be a member of any of the 10 First Nations communities in the Rainy Lake Tribal Region either on/off-reserve
Application Intake assessment required for all programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-3201
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-2911
After Hours Phone 807-274-3201 (Leave message and call will be returned within 30 minutes)
Fax 807-274-8435
E-Mail info@weechi.ca
Website www.weechi.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Raylene Johnson, Receptionist
Primary Executive Laurie Rose, Executive Director; Email: laurie.rose@weechi.ca
Alternate Executive Dale Morrisseau, Director of Administration; Phone: 807-274-3201 ext 4041; Email: dale.morrisseau@weechi.ca
Site Location Nanicost Building
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 1457 Idylwild Dr
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M3
 
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Intersection Idylwild Dr and Lake Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 812 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3N1
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible from street level but no automatic push button; Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Not accessible ; Building has elevator
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)
Elections Annual Corporate Election