Matachewan First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Family Support Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
 
Kunuwanimano Child & Family Services main office in Timmins: ph 705-268-9033, fax 705-268-9272
Description (Service)
  • Offers child welfare services, ongoing support and education to enhance the lives of young children and families 
  • Provides services through Kunuwanimano Child and Family Services
 
Offers the following services: 
  • Intake and assessments to determine needs of families and community  
  • Case management 
  • Coordination of customary care and foster care  
  • Parental and family advocacy and support  
  • Referrals to outside agencies  
  • Coordination of events to enhance lives of children and families
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Matachewan First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Matachewan First Nation 
  • Children under 18 years of age and their families
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source  
  • Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 705-565-2230 
705-565-2394
Toll Free Phone 1-866-781-4189
Fax 705-565-2585
E-Mail familysupports@mfnrez.ca
Website www.matachewanfirstnation.com
Primary Executive Corinne Wincikaby, Family Support Worker
Site Location Community is off Hwy 66 approx 30 km SE of Matachewan, 60 km W of Kirkland Lake
Located In Community Matachewan
Address Lot 44
Matachewan, ON P0K 1M0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Family Support Program 
PO Box 160 
Matachewan, ON P0K 1M0
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)