Weechi-it-te-win Family Services

Box 812
Fort Frances
ON
P9A 3N1
(807) 274-3201

Basic Information

Primary contact: 
Laurie Rose
Position/Title: 
Director of Administration
Secondary contact: 
Jackie Lizotte
Position/Title: 
Human Resource Manager

Business Information

Business established: 
August, 1986
Mission Statement: 
The Weechi-it-te-win Ganawendaasowin Treatment Program exists to provide professional and culturally appropriate residential services to youth who require placement in a formal treatment setting for substance abuse and mental health issues.
Vision Statement: 
Operating Philosophy The overall philosophy of the Ganawendaasowin Treatment Program is reflected in the belief among the Ojibway that a child is a gift from the Great Spirit and that we were given the responsibility to raise and care for the child. The Centre's services and procedures are predicated on two key commitments: *To promote the greaterresponsibility and competence of the young person in different areas of functioning(cultural, emotional, interpersonal, social, ect.) *To promote greater responsibility for, and involvement with, the adolescent by his/her family.
Number of employees: 
66
Head office location: 
1457 Idylwild Drive, Fort Frances ON
Secondary office locations: 
601 Victoria Avenue, former Ivik Youth Centre
More information: 

Program Goals The Program Goals for the Ganawendaasowin Treatment Program Include: *to help each young person find a balance between the mental, emotional, social, physical, and spiritual aspects of life; *to help each young person acquire a strengthened sense of identity and belonging, a sense of well being, and a sense of direction; *to help each young person develop a healthy personal lifestyle that is free of substance abuse and other injurious behaviours.

Job Postings

Youth in Transition - Housing Support Worker (YIT-HSW)

Close date: 
10/31/2019
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
10/15/2019
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Community Support Technician

Close date: 
10/15/2019
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Special Projects Coordinator

Close date: 
08/16/2019
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Mental Health Worker

Close date: 
07/15/2019
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Maintenance Worker

Close date: 
07/10/2019
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Developmental Services Intake Coordinator/Family Navigator

Close date: 
06/05/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Counsellor - LLCFN

Close date: 
05/24/2019
Position Location: 
Lac La Croix

Community Support Technician

Close date: 
05/17/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Youth in Transition - Housing Support Worker (YIT-HSW)

Close date: 
05/17/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Casual/On Call Receptionist

Close date: 
05/17/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Tele-Mental Health Administrative Assistant

Close date: 
05/17/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Casual/On Call Receptionist

Close date: 
05/17/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Data Specialist

Close date: 
04/12/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Youth in Transition - Housing Support Worker (Y-IT-HSW)

Close date: 
03/29/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Intake Worker

Close date: 
03/08/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Intake Worker

Close date: 
01/25/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Healing Program Maintenance Worker

Close date: 
11/09/2018

Cultural Coordinator

Close date: 
10/17/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Special Education Teacher Assistant

Close date: 
08/24/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Developmental Therapist

Close date: 
08/24/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Accountant

Close date: 
08/24/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Accountant

Close date: 
07/13/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Developmental Therapist

Close date: 
05/25/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Developmental Services Intake Coordinator/Family Navigator

Close date: 
05/25/2018
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Intake Coordinator/Family Navigator

Close date: 
04/27/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Developmental Therapist

Close date: 
04/18/2018
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Developmental Support Services Manager

Close date: 
12/21/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
11/20/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
11/06/2017
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Tele-Mental Health Administrative Assistant

Close date: 
08/01/2017
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Children's Mental Health Worker

Close date: 
07/28/2017
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Children's Mental Health Worker

Close date: 
07/07/2017

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
06/29/2017
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Investigation & Assessment Worker (Intake/Data Entry)

Close date: 
06/09/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Director of Administration

Close date: 
06/09/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
06/02/2017

Family Well-Being Program Coordinator

Close date: 
05/12/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Investigation & Assessment Worker

Close date: 
05/12/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Director of Administration

Close date: 
05/08/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Consultants

Close date: 
05/01/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Director of Administration

Close date: 
05/01/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Consultants

Close date: 
04/17/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Director of Administration

Close date: 
04/17/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Wellbeing Program Coordinator

Close date: 
04/20/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Counsellor (Extended Deadline)

Close date: 
03/17/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
02/02/2017
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Program Consultant

Close date: 
01/09/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Ganawendaasowin Residential Counsellor

Close date: 
01/09/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Life Skills Coach

Close date: 
01/09/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Team Leader - Ganawendaasowin Treatment Program

Close date: 
11/11/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Ganawendaasowin On-Call System Worker

Close date: 
11/04/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Ganawendaasowin Case Manager

Close date: 
11/04/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Consultant

Close date: 
09/14/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Bi-Cultural Clinican

Close date: 
07/20/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Youth-In-Transition Worker

Close date: 
07/06/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Bi-Cultural Clinician

Close date: 
06/17/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Ganawendaasowin Case Manager (One Year - Maternity Leave Contract)

Close date: 
05/13/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Ganawendaasowin Case Manager (One Year - Maternity Leave Contract)

Close date: 
04/19/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Consultant

Close date: 
04/19/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Residential Counsellors (Full-time, Permanent)

Close date: 
02/26/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Residential Counsellors (Part-time, Permanent)

Close date: 
02/26/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Ganawendaasowin Residential Counsellor

Close date: 
02/12/2016
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Ganawendaasowin Residential Counsellor

Close date: 
02/12/2016
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Youth In Transition Worker

Close date: 
01/14/2016
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Children's Mental Health Worker

Close date: 
01/04/2016
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Residential Counsellor(s)

Close date: 
12/07/2015
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Request for Tenders

Close date: 
10/31/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Ganawendaasowin Residential Counsellor

Close date: 
10/10/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Relief Staff

Close date: 
02/16/2016
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Ganawendaasowin Residential Counsellor

Close date: 
09/08/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Ganawendaasowin Residential Counsellor

Close date: 
09/08/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Family Counsellor

Close date: 
09/08/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

G.T.P Cook / Housekeeper

Close date: 
04/11/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Ganawendaasowin Team Leader

Close date: 
09/24/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Youth & Transition Worker

Close date: 
04/11/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Human Resources Manager

Close date: 
04/17/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Director of Administration

Close date: 
04/17/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Director of Administration

Close date: 
02/21/2014
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Human Resources Manager

Close date: 
02/21/2014
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Director of Administration

Close date: 
01/20/2014
Position Location: 
Couchiching

Human Resources Manager

Close date: 
12/02/2013
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Human Resources Manager

Close date: 
11/05/2013
Position Location: 
Fort Frances