Biigtigong Nishnaabeg

Site: Pic River Children and Family Learning Centre

Service: Day Care Centre

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Operates a licensed daycare centre  
  • 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
Offers full-day, part-time and before/after school programs for:  
  • Infants  
  • Toddlers  
  • Preschoolers 
  • School age children
NOTE: Transportation can be provided to/from Centre for children if required
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:45 pm
Areas Served Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
  • Infants: babies 4-18 months of age  
  • Toddlers: children 18-30 months of age 
  • Preschool: children 30 months - 6 years of age 
  • School-age: children 6-12 years of age
Parents are responsible for assisting child on/off van for pick-up/drop-off at home
Application Requires:  
  • Completed registration package  
  • Copy of child's immunization records
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees Program
Contact Information
Office Phone Main: 807-229-0198 
Fax 807-229-1944
Primary Contact Stephanie Michano Drover, Early Childhood Education Director
Alternate Contact Delphine Nabigon, Early Childhood Educator
Site Location Reserve is on Hwy 627 at mouth of Pic River along N shore of Lake Superior approx 13 km SE of Marathon
Located In Community Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
Address 10 Lynx Rd
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
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Mailing Address PO Box 156 
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)