Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

Site: Wikwemikong Family Centre

Service: Prevention Family Services

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Manitoulin Island Treaty
Description (Service) Provides supports and services to strengthen community families 
  • Delivers prevention and early intervention services to high-risk children and families of the community on behalf of Kina Gbezhgomi Child and Family Services 
  • Assists families who are experiencing parental challenges by providing them with the tools and skills needed 
  • Delivers workshops on the prevention of child abuse and parenting topics
Offers the following programs and support to clients: 
  • Christmas Food Hamper 
  • Food Bank 
  • Infant, child and teen development information 
  • Life skills 
  • Men's support group 
  • Mom's support group 
  • Parenting programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Eligibility Members of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory
Application Call to register for programs and workshops
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-859-3122
Toll Free Phone 1-800-880-1406
Fax 705-859-2027
Primary Contact Joanna Pheasant, Community Support Worker
Alternate Contact Valerie Lavallee, Community Support Worker
Site Location Community is approx 50 km S of Little Current along Hwy 6 at E end of Manitoulin Island on N Georgian Bay
Located In Community Wikwemikong
Address 19A Complex Dr
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
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Intersection Complex Dr and Wikwemikong Way
Mailing Address c/o Wikwemikong Family Centre 
PO Box 112 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)