Child Care

Onigaming Child Care Centre will provide a positive learning experience for children that enhance his or her level of development. Through play experiences and guidance of specially trained staff, Children will have the opportunity to develop their social, physical, mental, and emotional well being. Our program follows the child's interest that fulfills the following goals:

  • To provide the Onigaming children with a happy secure environment in which to grow
  • To provide a variety of experiences to expand creativity and understanding
  • To impart respect for each other, staff, community, nature and culture
  • To promote knowledge of Ojibway Culture and Language
  • To help the children develop a good self-image and a wholesome attitude toward their bodies and a good start towards realizing their potential
  • To provide an opportunity to observe how each child is developing
  • To encourage independence and self-expression

Stories, music, games, science experiences and art activity are selected based on the child's interests. Equipment and furnishings are designed with the development of the children in mind.



Program Hours: 8:30-4pm




Supervisor: Janet Bob

Assistant Supervisor & Ojibwe Language: Sandra Copenace

Resource Worker: April Kelly

Infant Room: Cindy Shebagegit & Loretta Kelly

Toddler Room: Lois Indian & Myrna Shebagegit

Preschool Room: Elaine Copenace & Diane Kelly

Child Care Provider: Ashley Kelly

Receptionist: Kailee Kelly

Kitchen: Frank Shebagegit & Tammy Morrison

Janitor: Bryan Davis

Contact Us

Onigaming Child Care Centre
P.O. Box 160
Nestor Falls, On
P0X 1K0
803 Abinoonjii Road
Nestor Falls, On
P0X 1K0
ph: (807) 484-2560 / (807) 484-2544
fax: (807) 484-2333