Pic Mobert First Nation

Site: Pic Mobert Health Centre

Service: Family Support Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council Inc 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Provides programs, services and support to strengthen families and enhance child development 
  • 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, presentations and events 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 for families 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 supervision to enable parents to visit with their children living in alternative care
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Pic Mobert First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Pic Mobert First Nation  
  • Children under 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 - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-822-2625
Toll Free Phone 1-888-214-9831
Fax 807-822-2975
E-Mail fsw@picmobert.ca
Website www.picmobert.ca
Primary Executive Elizabeth Starr, Family Support Worker; Phone: 807-822-2625 ext 258
Alternate Executive AJ White, Health and Social Services Manager; Phone: 807-822-2625 ext 228; Email: healthandsocial@picmobert.ca
Site Location Community is approx 75 km E of Marathon off Hwy 17, along E shores of White Lake
Located In Community Pic Mobert First Nation
Address 206 Second St
Mobert, ON P0M 2J0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Family Support Program 
PO Box 657 
Mobert, ON P0M 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); Northwest Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)