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Food Security

Sagamok Naandwedjige-Gamik’s Social Program oversees the delivery of a number of services such as the Food Bank, Milk Program, School Breakfast Club and Balanced Day. These services support the needs for adequate nutrition for the community members and help support healthy Sagamok families.  




Biidaaban Kinoomaagegamik Breakfast Club 


The Breakfast Club  & Balanced Day programs is offered to students of Biidaaban Kinoomaagegamik, providing snacks, lunch and milk during school days.


Breakfast is offered to student in their classroom settings at 8:20 a.m. Through the Balanced Day Program, students are served a snack at 10:15 a.m. and a lunch at 12:30 p.m.




Sagamok Food Bank & Milk Program                      


The Sagamok Food Bank supports many of our community residents in meeting their nutrition needs as well as the Milk Program which sees the distribution of milk to families and Elders in the Sagamok community.


The Sagamok Food Bank is open to the public Wednesdays from 1:30 p.m to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The Sagamok Milk Program is open to the public Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.




Community Kitchen (Monthly)                     


Niigaaniin Ontario Works hosts a monthly Community Kitchen from their offices located at 575 Sagamok Road on the third Friday of each month.  




Meals on Wheels                     


Chi-Nishinawbe M'gizi Wigwan (Elders' Eagle Lodge) delivers the Meals on Wheels program for community members.  For more information, contact Meals on Wheels Coordinator, Janet Owl at Chi-Nishinawbe M'gizi Wigwam located at 821 Wasacom Drive or by calling (705) 865-2926. 





Lunch & Learn at Waaseyaankaan Teg                      


Learn Anishinaabemowin while sharing lunch at Waaseyaankaan Teg Language & Cultural Centre. 

Waaseyaankaan Teg's Lunch and Learn events occur a few days each week.  To find out if one is scheduled on any given day of the week, find a post on the Members of Sagamok Anishnawbek facebook group, drop by their office located in the 7th Unit at 610 Sagamok Road (Ednakmagad Millenium Centre) or call (705) 865-2000 Monday-Friday from 9:00am - 3:00pm 




Lunch & Learn at Waawaasnode Adult Learning Centre (WALC)            Learn Anishinaabemowin while sharing lunch every Thursday from 12pm - 1pm at Waawaasnode Adult Learning Centre (WALC).  Anishinaabemowin Instructor, Margaret Toulouse will help you begin your learning journey if you are a beginner and enhance your journey if you're already a speaker.  Everyone is welcome!