Abinotci–Mino Ayawin  (Children’s Healing)

  • The Abinotci Mino-Ayawin Program is a voluntary home visiting program which supports Indigenous families and caregivers living in Winnipeg who are expecting a child and/or have children up to six years of age residing in their home.
  • The primary long-term focus of our program is on the health care needs of the children and their families/caregivers
  • Program intakes are done continually throughout the year.
  • Our program promotes the healthy development of young children who face challenges that put their health at risk, such as poverty, social and geographic isolation, substance use, and family violence.

Criteria

Abinotci provides services to Indigenous families and caregivers living in Winnipeg who are expecting a baby and/or have children up to six years of age residing in their home and would like to receive support.

Support

  • Home visits
  • One on one support/counselling
  • Advocacy
  • Access to traditional resources
  • Referrals to Aboriginal organizations for support and consultation
  • Addressing concerns around child custody, personal safety, income security, housing and family planning issues
  • Addressing concerns around child custody, personal safety, income security, housing and family planning issues
  • Addressing concerns around child custody, personal safety, income security, housing and family planning issues
  • Setting goals and reaching them

Contact

Senior Counselor
Phone:
204-925-7504
Fax:
204-943-8092
Email:
abinotci@ahwc.ca