Sagkeeng Child and Family Services is one of the Southern First Nation agencies mandated by the Southern First Nation Network of Care. The agency provides Child and Family services to promote family wellness in the community of Sagkeeng First Nation including members who reside in surrounding areas and in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Our vision is to strengthen and enhance the family unit by responding to the changing needs that reflect our culturally diverse community. Our goal is to provide quality services using a preventative approach to promote self-determination.
Our mission is to provide Child & Family Services that promotes family wellness. To ensure children are safe, protected and given opportunities to reach their full potential. To encourage community participation and responsibility by providing an integrative teamwork approach through collaborative delivery of services.
We believe that Children are sacred gifts and as a community it is our responsibility to ensure their physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs are being met. Children and families are the foundation of our community, and they have the right to respect, dignity and self-determination. Every child has the right to reach their full potential within their family and community.
Our work is guided by the following principles and teachings, love, honesty, respect, kindness, trust, humility, and courage.
Please visit our website at https://sagkeengcfs.ca/