Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek

Site: Community Centre

Service: Brighter Futures

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Offers a variety of programming to promote community wellness and support child development  
  • Hosts group activities and community events to promote wellness  
  • Provides education and awareness for healthy child development
 
Program components and activities include but are not limited to the following areas:  
  • Child development and mental health 
  • Children's programs 
  • Community development and mental health 
  • Healthy pregnancies  
  • Individual and family health 
  • Injury prevention 
  • Parent resource assistance, referrals and supports 
  • Youth leadership
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek (Rocky Bay First Nation) 
  • Focus group is children aged 0-6 years of age and their families but may include others who would benefit from child development services
Application For more information contact Peggy Lynch
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-885-3436
Fax 807-885-3438
E-Mail brighterfutures@rockybayfn.ca
Website www.rockybayfn.ca
Primary Contact Peggy Lynch, Brighter Futures Development Advisor
Site Location Community is approx 160 km NE of Thunder Bay, adjacent to town of MacDiarmid off Hwy 11 and along SE shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address 125 MacDonald Ave, Rocky Bay Reserve
MacDiarmid, ON P0T 2B0
 
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Intersection MacDonald Ave and Mcdiarmid Rd
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)