About Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child & Family Services

One major component of the agency’s operations is Child & Family Services. The office situated in Opaskwayak provides advisory and financial management support to the community of Opaskwayak Cree Nation. The agency provides community-based services by incorporating both child protection services and prevention programs. Emphasis is placed on the safety of children and the steadfast concept of family unity and reunification.

  • Finance and Administration
  • Child & Family Services Workers
  • Child Abuse Program/Intake
  • Legal Support Services
  • Family Enhancement Services
  • Adoption/Repatriation Program
  • Foster Resource
  • Human Resources
  • Quality Assurance

Mission Statement

Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child & Family Services will deliver comprehensive child and family services to the members of Opaskwayak Cree Nation.

By promoting protection and preventative services to children and their families, members of Opaskwayak Cree Nation can be assured that the workers of Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child & Family Services are delivering community-based child and family services.

Vision Statement

To ensure that quality child and family services are provided by the workers of Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child & Family Services to Opaskwayak Cree Nation children and their families.


  • Client Centred approach
  • Service Delivery
  • Creating an environment that is positive
  • Accountable Management
  • Long Term Strategic Planning
  • Family caring for Family

Code of Ethics

  • Treat Family/Clients with self-worth and deference
  • Respect the people’s confidentiality
  • Advocate for the clients and families
  • Promote independence and self esteem
  • Work for the best interest of children and families
  • Conduct ourselves in a professional and ethical manner at all times

Employment Opportunities

  • Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child & Family Services

Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child & Family Services is committed to providing excellence services to the children, families, community and nation. Opaskwayak Cree Nation Child and family Services seek dynamic, compassionate, caring individuals to carry out all aspects of the emotional, spiritual, mental and physical well-being of the clientele we service.

What you have to look forward to at OCNCFS

  • Competitive wages
  • Excellent benefits
  • Professional and personal growth
  • Opportunities to learn and participate in the Cree culture
  • A chance to share your talents and learn new skills

OCNCFS is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. OCNCFS gives preference to Aboriginal people.