”Nurture Support Protect” is Mohawk Family Services (MFS) Mission Statement. MFS is a prevention program to protect our children; provide support necessary to keep families together; nurture and instill the traditional values of Mohawk People to protect the sacredness of the child and family.
Mohawk Family Services is staffed by 7 full time staff that provides assistance for children and families in a variety of ways that includes:
MFS has an after hour’s 24-hour service/pager support.
Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte/Mohawk Family Services have a Memorandum of Understanding with the Hastings Children’s Aid (HCAS). Due to the changes in the Child and Family Services Act , MFS protection service has dramatically increased and now along with HCAS play a major role in:
Mohawk Family Services (MFS) is a prevention program involving early intervention to reduce the need of protection (as defined in the Child and Family Services Act) but are children and families who are in need of assistance/support. This is provided through a variety of ways including: