Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

Site: Wikwemikong Hub Centre

Service: Child Care Centre

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Description & Services
Public Comments Mobile Unit
Catchment area is within 5–26 kms from Wiikwemkoong Reserve and includes the areas of Buzwah, Cape Smith, Kaboni, Murray Hill, Rabbit Island and Wikwemikongsing
Description (Service) Offers a multi-purpose child care centre 
  • Provides a cooperative for teaching child care workers and parents to achieve optimum development of the children's social and cognitive skills 
  • Offers a variety of activities to enhance the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, physical and social development of children  
  • Provides a variety of school readiness programs  
  • Provides snacks and a hot lunch daily  
  • Incorporates Native cultural programs with the daily community-based programming including teaching Native language
Programs and services include: 
  • After school program for children's activities 
  • Latch Key program for after school child care 
  • Nursery School/Junior Kindergarten program for pre-school activities and afternoon child care 
  • Toy Lending Program (Mobile Unit) to deliver and/or pick up toys and resources 
  • Pre-Kindergarten program to prepare children for senior kindergarten
Offers full-day, part-time and before/after school programs for:  
  • Toddlers  
  • Preschoolers  
  • School age children
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 7:30 am-5 pm 
Afterschool Program: Mon-Fri 3 pm-5 pm 
Day Care Program: Mon-Fri 7:45 am-5 pm 
Latch Key: Mon-Fri 3 pm-5 pm 
Pre Kindergarten: Mon-Fri 8:45 am-11:15 am 
Toy Library Resource Centre: Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Eligibility Ages: 2 year(s) - 12 year(s) 
Day Care Program: children 2.5 - 4 years of age 
Mobile Unit: children 0 - 12 years of age 
Latch Key: children 5 - 12 years of age  
Nursery School Program: Non-working parents or parents enrolled in education of children 2.5 - 4.5 years of age
Application Requires:  
  • Completed registration package  
  • Copy of child's immunization records
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Service
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-859-3797
Fax 705-859-2362
E-Mail hubstaff@vianet.on.ca
Website www.wbe-education.ca/schools/hubcentre/
Primary Contact Glenda Mandamin, Administrative Assistant; Email: gmandamin@wbe-education.ca
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 27 Amikook St
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
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Intersection Amikook St and Odawa Valley Rd
Mailing Address c/o Hub Centre 
PO Box 112 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education