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During our meeting at the Métis Nation Wellness Centre in Bancroft on October 16, 2015, all members present agreed to change our name to the First Nations, Métis and Inuit or FNMI Planning Working Group because it was felt to more accurately and sensitively reflect the cultural identities of the children, youth and families we are serving.



√  Prepare the 2017 Early Child Development – FNMI Planning Template for review and approval by the Children and Youth Services Network and submission to the Ministry of Education.

Engage and strengthen relationships among service providers serving indigenous children, youth and families. Work together to plan for the delivery of more seamless and integrated services for indigenous children and families throughout Hastings-Prince Edward.


Working Group Membership














The FNMI Planning Working Group is comprised of representatives from organizations serving children 0 – 6 years and their families who are committed to furthering the mandate of the group.  The group is supported by the CYSN Coordinator.

If you have questions or wish to get involved, contact us today.


Cultural Awareness Toolkit Links

Guide for Indigenous Families and Children

Kijicho Manito Madaouskarini Algonquin Nation website

Working with Mohawk Families presentation

Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte website

Métis Nation of Ontario website

Come Walk in my Moccasins e-newsletter

First Nations Child & Family Caring Society of Canada website

Cultural Competency Training




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