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Tikinagan Backs 2SLGBTQ+ Community, Conversion Therapy Bill

December 8, 2021
For Illa Meekis, the new legislation that is moving toward an unanimous adoption to ban the practice of conversion therapy for all ages across Canada, […]

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April 30, 2021

May 14 is Children & Youth in Care Day

On Friday, May 14, Tikinagan Child & Family Services and Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies (OACAS) are raising awareness within and beyond the child […]
April 26, 2021

Careers Empowering Communities

Tikinagan Child and Family Services is an Indigenous child well-being agency serving 30 First Nation communities in northwestern Ontario, stretching from Ogoki in the east […]
March 29, 2021

Counselors supporting families

Mental health is crucial to our wellbeing, but accessing supports for mental health can be overwhelming, especially for young people. Where do you begin? What […]
March 22, 2021


Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, our staff have been working hard to deliver vital support to children, youth, and families to our 30 […]
February 16, 2021

Youth speaks out against bullying with winning image

Thirteen-year-old Memekew Apetawakeesic-Morriseau is an aspiring artist who wants to share a powerful message about bullying.  Reflecting on difficult experiences that have happened in her […]
January 8, 2021

The Live-In Foster Parent Experience

When children and youth come into foster care, they might be experiencing change for the first time. At Tikinagan Child and Family Services, nurturing Live-In […]
November 12, 2020

Support the Rights of Children, Youth

This week, Tikinagan Child & Family Services is promoting the rights of children across the country for National Child Day on Friday, November 20. Thelma […]
September 3, 2020

Tikinagan signs child protection protocol with Wequedong Lodge

Tikinagan Child & Family Services Executive Director, Thelma Morris, and Wequedong Lodge of Thunder Bay Executive Director, Donna Kroocmo, signed a protocol today to emphasize […]
July 3, 2020

Tikinagan backs provincial decision to end birth alerts

Tikinagan Child & Family Services supports the recent decision made by the Ontario government ceasing the practice of end birth alerts in the province – […]
June 3, 2020

PM Trudeau, Chiefs celebrate with Tikinagan

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald, and Nishnawbe Aski Nation Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, along with other community leaders and agency […]