Annual Reports


Annual Report 2009 - 2010


Partnership "Searching Together Reports "


First Nations' Solutions — Community Assessment Results


Community assessments of Mishkeegogamang Ojibway Nation and Webequie First Nation in remote northwestern Ontario have identified a number of solutions to the urgent problems faced by the communities.  Read the Report...


Aboriginal News Outlets


Wawatay News Online
K-Net A portal site of Keewaytinook Okimakanak, a non-political Chiefs Council serving communities in northern Ontario.
Seven A magazine and radio show by and for First Nations youth 


Northern Partners Sites



Wasaya Group Inc.   
William W. Creighton Youth Services


Southern Partners Sites


Atkinson Charitable Foundation 
Centre of Excellence for Child & Youth Mental Health 
Christian Horizons 
Family and Children's Services of Guelph & Wellington County 
Feed the Children (FTC) Canada  
Kinark Child & Family Services 
Laidlaw Foundation 
Office of Child and Family Service Advocacy  
Ontario Association of Children's Aid Societies  
Ontario Libraries Association 
Rotary District 7040 
Ryerson University 
Save the Children Canada 
The Ontario Trillium Foundation  


UNICEF Report on Aboriginal Child Health


In 2009, twenty years after the Convention on the Rights of the Child was adopted with the promise of providing the best we have to give as a nation for all our children, the health conditions of Canada’s Aboriginal children are not what we would expect in one of the most affluent countries in the world. It is time to do more – see UNICEF Canada’s report on Aboriginal child health and take action!




First Nations Sites


Assembly of First Nations
Canada, Aboriginal Canada Portal
Chiefs of Ontario
Ontario First Nations
Nishnawbe Aski Nation


The NAN Tribal councils are:


Muskegowuk Council
Keewaytinook Okimakanak
Shibogama First Nations Council
Wabun Tribal Council
Windigo First Nations Council
Independent First Nations Alliance


Government Sites


Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services
Ontario, Ministry of Children and Youth Services


Indian Residential Schools


Indian Residential Schools Resolution Canada
Indian Residential Schools Survivor Society
Nishnawbe Aski Nation Residential Schools Project
Shingwauk Project
A Lost Heritage: Canada's Residential Schools
CBC Archives


Prime Minister Stephen Harper's statement of apology 


"Therefore, on behalf of the government of Canada and all Canadians, I stand before you, in this chamber so central to our life as a country, to apologize to aboriginal peoples for Canada's role in the Indian residential schools system."
Read the full apology. For more coverage, go to Nation Talk


Aboriginal Truth and Reconciliation Commission


"The Canadian government formed the Truth and Reconciliation Commission as part of the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement to understand how people were affected by the residential school experience." To learn more, go to FAQ Aboriginal Truth and Reconciliation Commission.


Culture and Social Issues

Aboriginal Healing Foundation
Association of Native Child and Family Service Agencies of Ontario
Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children 
Caring for First Nations Children Society 
Centre of Excellence for Child Welfare 
Chapin Hall Centre for Children 
Child Rights Information Network 
Child Welfare League of America 
Child Welfare League of Canada 
First Nations Child & Family Caring Society of Canada
First Nations Education Steering Committee
Many Hands One Dream: Redefining Aboriginal Children's Health 
National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect
National Indian Child Welfare Association 
National Youth in Care Network 
Native Child and Family Services of Toronto
Ojibway and Cree Cultural Centre
Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres  
Public Health Agency of Canada, Child Maltreatment 
Reconciliation in Child Welfare 
Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care 
Sub-Group on Indigenous Children and Young People 


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