Shuniah (Municipality of)

Site: Shuniah Fire & Emergency Services - Station 1 - 1700 Lakeshore Drive

Service: Arson Prevention Program for Children (The)

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Helps families deal with children who have been identified or are suspected to have been involved in starting fires known as fire-play 
  • Performs an assessment of the child to determine why the child is starting fires 
  • Provides referrals to other professionals if necessary 
  • Educates the family on family escape planning, reducing home hazards, understanding the destructive potential of fire 
  • Advises the child's family on safety tips and what to watch for in their child's behaviour
Hours Municipal Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Apr * Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm, May-Aug
Areas Served Shuniah
Eligibility Ages: 2 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Children and their families
  • Referrals can be made by a parent/caregiver or a community service provider 
  • Appointment required to access the program
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-983-2021
Fax 807-983-2943
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Blair Arthur, Fire Chief; Email:
Located In Community Shuniah
Address 1700 Lakeshore Dr
Shuniah, ON P7A 0T1
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Intersection Lakeshore Dr and Coral Bay Dr
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town