Iskwew House

Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society

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Description
Offers a long-term, transitional program for Indigenous girls who are pregnant or parenting.

Service provides:

  • a supportive, long-term, transitional living environment for Indigenous girls who are pregnant or parenting and who are in the care of Child and Family Services

Includes:

  • 4 bedrooms for 4 clients
  • 24 hour staff
  • allowance per week
  • monthly clothing allowance
  • personal incidentals: shampoo, conditioner, body wash, toothbrush, etc
  • emergency bus tickets
  • transportation to appointments (dependent on staff availability)
  • baby needs: formula, shampoo, lotion, diapers, etc
  • food shopping is catered to each youth's independent plan

Affiliation: Partnered with Edmonton Region Child and Family Services.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • pregnant or parenting girls
  • 14 to 24 years
  • who are Indigenous
  • and involved with Child and Family Services
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral required from Child and Family Services

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-481-3451
Fax
780-481-3509
Web Site
http://bentarrow.ca
Email
reception@bentarrow.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 9, 2024
Address
11648 85 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5B 3E5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM