Description & Services
Description (Service) Serves as a mandated Native Child Welfare agency within the Nishnawbe-Aski territory 
  • Operates as a branch office of Payukotayno Child and Family Services in Moosonee 
  • Delivers a full spectrum of culturally appropriate prevention, early intervention and child protection services to ensure the safety of children and the well being of families
 
Responsible for the administration of the following programs and services: 
  • Adoption Services  
  • Children's Mental Health Services  
  • Child Welfare  
  • Foster Care
 
Integrated services also include:  
  • Child Development  
  • Probation  
  • Open custody  
  • Detention
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Attawapiskat First Nation
Eligibility
  • Residents of Attawapiskat First Nation 
  • Services available to Native and Non-Native residents
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-997-2271
Fax 705-997-2299
E-Mail info@payukotayno.ca
Website www.payukotayno.ca
Primary Contact Madeline Kioke, Child and Family Intervention Worker, Attawapiskat
Primary Executive Karen Chakasim, Supervisor, Moosonee Office; Phone: 705-336-2229; Fax: 705-336-2492; Email: karen.chakasim@payukotayno.ca
Alternate Executive Director of Services, Moosonee Head Office; Phone: 705-336-2229; Fax: 705-336-2492
Located In Community Attawapiskat First Nation
Address Attawapiskat
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 313 
Attawapiskat, ON P0L 1A0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)