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Métis Nation of Ontario

Site: Ottawa - Slater St

Service: Healing and Wellness Branch - Victim Services Program

Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 613-798-1488
Toll Free Phone Administration: 1-800-263-4889
Fax 613-722-4225
Website www.metisnation.org/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ONMetis/
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Primary Contact Marsha Depotier, Victim Services Coordinator, Southern Region (below North Bay); Phone: 613-332-2575 ext 23; Email: marshad@metisnation.org
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Métis-specific governance structure
Established 1993
Primary Executive Joanne Meyer, President and Chief of Operations; Phone: 613-798-1488 ext 132; Email: joannem@metisnation.org
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 (21 Apr 2020): Staff is delivering services remotely. Métis who are in need of help accessing supports are urged to contact the MNO toll free at 1-800-263-4889 or email covidhelp@metisnation.org.

Culturally relevant victim services
  • advocacy
  • access to cultural supports and community groups and circles to support healing
  • referrals to relevant community agencies and programs, and to psychiatrists
  • development of a safety plan
  • information on local shelters or safe housing options
  • assistance with housing applications
  • information and assistance regarding court processes and orientation, including the creation and delivery of Victim Impact Statements
  • short-term peer support
  • workshops on topics such as navigating victim services, identifying warning signs of abuse, court processes, child witnessing, etc
Hours COVID19: Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Métis women and children who are victims of violence
Application Contact a Victim Services Coordinator
Languages English
Fees Service - None
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
66 Slater St
Suite 1100
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1T 5H1
Mailing Address 66 Slater St 
Suite 1100 
Ottawa, ON 
Canada K1T 5H1
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Emergency / Crisis ; Housing / Shelter ; Indigenous Peoples
HCSD Sub Heading All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Help to Find Housing ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs ; Victims of Crime Support Programs
Service Categories Crime Victim Safety Planning ~ Indigenous Communities ; General Crime Victim Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; Housing Search Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Indigenous Communities

Agency Overview


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