Main Contact

United Native Friendship Centre
P.O. Box 752
427 Mowat Avenue
Fort Frances, ON
P9A 3N1

Phone: (807) 274-8541
Alternative Secondary School Classroom (Teachers): (807) 274-8745
Fax: (807) 274-4110
General Inquires email:

Abinoojii Gamig (Childcare Centre)
Headstart, CAP-C, Prenatal Nutrition and Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Programs
821 McIrvine Road, Fort Frances
Phone: 807-274-7244
Fax: 807-274-8500

Staff Contact

Sheila McMahon
Executive Director

Karen Chowhan
Human Resource Manager

Melanie McPherson
Executive Assistant

Tamara Beyak

Lori Devoe
Finance Clerk

Bobbie Loyie
Secretary/Receptionist/General Inquiries

Tracy Jensen
Alternative Education Support Worker/Team Lead

Wendy Kabel
Indigenous Education Worker/Team Lead

Charity McMahon – Ph: 274-7244
Abinoojii Gamig Supervisor

Karly Rousseau – 274-7244
Abinoojii Gamig Assistant Supervisor

Cassidy Jolicoeur- 274-7244
Abinoojii Gamig Receptionist

Michelle Gouliquor
Life Long Care Support Worker

Diana Sharp
Life Long Care Support Worker

Deborah Emes
Healing & Wellness Worker

Wasa-Nabin Worker

Jennifer Kivimaki
Homelessness Outreach Worker

Shelly Mallet – 274-7244
Abinoojii Gamig Apprentice

Nicole Pentney – 274-7244
CAP-C Worker

Dory Peterson
Prenatal Nutrition Worker

Nicole Glueheisen – 274-7244
Prenatal Nutrition Worker

Kayleen Richert
Aboriginal Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Worker

Darcy Kavanaugh
Kizhaay Anishinaabe Niin Worker

Jayson McFarlane
Employment Counsellor

Position Vacant
Youth Employment Worker

Jillian Calder
Akwe:go Worker

Rylee Redford
Akwe:go Worker

Courtney Plourde – Ph: 274-7244
Abinoojii Gamig ECE

Headstart Classroom – Ph: 274-7244

Zoe George
Headstart Resource Consultant

Bridgette Henry – Ph: 274-7244
Abinoojii Gamig ECE

Amanda Guimond
Aboriginal Healing & Wellness Worker

Position Vacant
Language and Culture Worker

Susan Ledger
Children’s Mental Health Worker

Lori Harrison
Urban Indigenous Healthy Living for Children Worker

Miranda Paterson
Urban Indigenous Healthy Living Worker (adults)

Jennifer Thorpe
Wiisinadaa (Let’s Eat) Worker

Position Vacant
Indigenous Alcohol & Drug Worker

Ethan Adams
Cultural Resource Worker

Pam Bliss
Indigenous Mental Health & Wellness Worker

Position Vacant
Indigenous Criminal Court Worker

Kennedy Nelson
Alternative Secondary School Assistant