Obishikokaang Sagatay Gamik (Formerly Child and Family Advocacy)

Obishikokaang Sagatay Gamik/The New Beginnings Program is dedicated to providing support to our children, youth, and families who are dealing with the child welfare system.

We provide support for all members of Lac Seul First Nation, both on and off reserve across Canada.



  • Educate families on their rights
  • Advocate help for support
  • Main contact between First Nations and child welfare agencies
  • Attend all case conferences and court proceedings regardless of location
  • Provide prevention resources
  • Assist with legal documents for child welfare files
  • Assist and support in Community Care Agreements
  • Providing support or assisting with dispute resolutions
  • Monitoring agreements with child and family agencies
  • Assisting in the creation and monitoring services plans with agencies

Community Resources

Coming soon


Tricia Binguis; Director of Obishikokaang Sagatay Gamik