The Southern Network Blog

Welcome to the Southern First Nations Network of Care blog, where you'll find the latest information about our work in Child and Family Services throughout Manitoba.

Director of Alternative Care & Resource Development

Posted in Head Office Careers

The Southern First Nations Network of Care is recruiting for a Director of Alternative Care & Resource Development who will be responsible for responding to a comprehensive range of placement resource concerns and issues as they relate to children and families receiving services by on/off reserve Southern First Nation child welfare agencies.

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Service Support Specialist

Posted in Head Office Careers

The Southern First Nations Network of Care is recruiting for a Service Support Specialist to act as a direct resource and liaison for the SFNNC with key collaterals and stakeholders.

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COVID-19 - Suggested activities for children at home

Posted in News Sidebar, COVID 19 Bulletins

The department has compiled a list of online activities and educational resources to help parents and caregivers keep children active and engaged at home.

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COVID-19 - Talking with Children and Youth

Posted in News Sidebar, COVID 19 Bulletins

Communication should reflect the diverse linguistic, literacy and cultural characteristics and needs of the children. It will be important for facility staff to monitor for discrimination and/or bullying surrounding COVID-19, in particular towards those who are being monitored for symptoms.

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Foster Parent Travel – CFS authorities, CCPs, CYSD staff - March 27, 2020

Posted in News Sidebar, COVID 19 Bulletins

The health and safety of our children in care and our foster parents is extremely important during the COVID-19 pandemic. As the situation continues to evolve, new guidelines for travel have been released by provincial public health officials.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Foster Care Circular - March 27, 2020

Posted in News Sidebar, COVID 19 Bulletins

The safety and wellness our foster parents is an important consideration so effective immediately, the following changes to current policy and practice requirements are in effect. Please note that these instructions will be continue to be adapted based on public health guidance.

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News Release: Restoring the Sacred Bond Community Launch

News Release: Restoring the Sacred Bond Community Launch

Posted in Media Releases, Home Page, Announcement, Events, Restoring The Sacred Bond

The Southern First Nations Network of Care (SFNNC) and Wiijii’idiwag Ikwewag invites you to a sacred feast and ceremony to honour and bless it’s new initiative, Restoring the Sacred Bond.

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News Release: Manitoba's First Social Impact Bond Successfully Secures Investment

News Release: Manitoba's First Social Impact Bond Successfully Secures Investment

Posted in Media Releases, Home Page, Announcement, Restoring The Sacred Bond

Doula Project for At-Risk Indigenous Mothers Ready to Launch in Fall 2019

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What is an Elder?

Posted in Ask Kookoonan

Kookoonaan helps to understand the meaning of an Elder

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Manitoba Announces First Social Impact Bond

Manitoba Announces First Social Impact Bond

Posted in Media Releases, In The News, Home Page, Announcement, News Sidebar

Doula Project Aims to Strengthen Bonds Between Indigenous Mothers and Infants and Reduce the Number of Days Infants Spend in Care

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