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Organization: Métis Nation of Ontario - Ottawa  
Phone Numbers: 613-798-1488
Toll-Free: 1-800-263-4889
Fax: 613-722-4225
66 Slater St, Unit 1100
Ottawa, ON
K1T 5H1
Intersection: Elgin St and Slater St
Accessibility: Partially Accessible    Partially Accessible
Hours: Mon-Sat 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Doug Wilson - Chief Operating Officer
Contacts: Wenda Watteyne - Director of Healing and Wellness
Service Description: Support and development of self-government institutions of Métis people

Training Initiatives:
  • employment and training supports
  • educational assistance
  • job search support
  • resume assistance
  • training purchase
  • wage subsidies
  • self-employment
  • bursaries
  • internships
  • summer career placements

Community Wellness Worker Program:
  • promotes family violence awareness and prevention
  • referrals
  • support
  • case management
  • address existing health and wellness issues
  • sharing information with health and social agencies
  • facilitating community and cultural awareness
  • education
  • illness prevention
  • crisis intervention workshops
  • health promotion
  • programming for school age children and youth, seniors as well as other identified populations

Community Support Services:
  • helps individuals to remain in their homes for as long as possible and to share the responsibility of care provided by informal caregivers
  • transportation to medical appointments
  • friendly visiting
  • caregiver support (which includes support, information, education, referrals to counselling agencies)
  • security check/reassurance calls
  • aboriginal support (advocacy, referrals, resources)

Fees: None
Application: Call to apply
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Métis people and family members * special attention will be given to those most in need of these services such as individuals affected by low income, isolation by geography, circumstances, language or disabilities, and at risk elders
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
See Also: Diabetes
Employment Assistance for Indigenous Peoples
Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples
Independent Living Support
Telephone Reassurance and Security Checks

This information was last completely updated on June 6, 2017

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