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Description & Services
Public Comments Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty 
 
Family Well-Being Program, Head Office:1 Migizii Miikan, PO Box 711, North Bay, ON P1B 8J8  
Contact: Tanya Restoule, Family Well-Being Development Officer at 705-497-9127 Ext 2237 or tanya.restoule@anishinabek.ca
Description (Service) Anishinabek Nation/Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) initiative to assist each Indigenous community to design and deliver their own holistic, prevention-focused services/programs and cultural supports to promote a healthy community and support families as needed in the community  
  • Focus is on improving the overall health and well-being of communities and to empower families to build healthy relationships 
  • Works to eliminate family violence, the number of youth involved in the justice system and the number of children in care
 
Activities and programs provided can include but are not limited to the following: 
  • Activities that revitalize Native language 
  • Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and intervention 
  • Community events such as feasts 
  • Family circles, counselling and child/youth support groups 
  • Referrals to other programs and services 
  • School programs 
  • Traditional land-based healing events
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek First Nation
Application Program registration recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-344-3055
Fax 807-623-2764
E-Mail info@bnafn.ca
Website www.bnafn.ca
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Primary Contact Camille Borysewicz, Family Well Being Coordinator; Phone: 807-344-3055 ext 224 * (Cell) 807-629-2908; Email: cborysewicz@bnafn.ca
Alternate Contact Lindsey Gladu, Director of Social Services; Phone: (Cell) 807-355-8691; Email: lgladu@bnafn.ca
Site Location Reserve is on E shore of Lake Nipigon in Pijitawbik Bay, 170 km NE of Thunder Bay off Hwy 11, and 17 km S of Beardmore
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address BNA Family Centre
215 Van Norman St, 2nd Fl
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4B6
 
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Intersection Van Norman St and Court St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Anishinabek Nation ; Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)