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Child and Family Services Program

Provided by: Qu'Appelle Beardy's & Okemasis Child and Family Services

Service Description

After Hours Emergency call 1-888-677-8846.

Provides child welfare services to the following communities: Beardy’s & Okemasis Cree Nation, Piapot Cree Nation, Standing Buffalo Dakota Nation, Wahpeton Dakota Nation and Wood Mountain Lakota Nation. They offer:

  • Prevention Services – Focuses on early intervention, promoting healthier communities and supporting parents and families, so that children can stay in homes that are healthy and safe. Offices are available in Fort Qu’Appelle, Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation, and Wahpeton Dakota Nation. Check website for details.
  • Protection Services – If a child’s physical or mental health, or welfare is being impacted by abuse or neglect, Protection Services will take steps to protect the children from harm. Contact 9-1-1 or Qu’Appelle Beardy’s & Okemasis Child and Family Services at 1-888-677-8846. Check website for details.
  • Short-term Community Homes – Operates two short-term community homes intended for children who are in care off-reserve or in urban centres. Each home is staffed 24 hours a day by trained caregivers. One home is located in Fort Qu’Appelle and the other is in Prince Albert. Check website for details.


On-reserve First Nations.

Application Process

Contact office for information.

Beardys & Okemasis: 306-467-7081

Emergency Line

Wahpeton: 306-941-8680

Emergency Line

Beardys & Okemasis: 306-467-0090

Child Protection Office (Sub Office)

Wahpeton: 306-764-3400

Child Protection Office (Sub Office)

Toll-Free: 1-888-677-8846

Emergency Line (Toll Free)

Hotline: 306-332-7939

Emergency Line (Fort Qu'Appelle)

Business Line: 306-332-1842

Child Protection Office (Fort Qu'Appelle)

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
24/7 Emergency Phone Line

Service Website


Coverage Area

Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation, Standing Buffalo Dakota Nation, Piapot Cree Nation, Wahpeton Dakota Nation, Wood Mountain Lakota Nation

Languages Offered


Beardy’s & Okemasis Office


Duck Lake SK  S0K 1J0

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Mailing Address

PO Box 430
Duck Lake SK  S0K 1J0

Location Info

Hours of Operation

24/7 Emergency Service

Toll-Free: 1-888-677-8846

After Hours Emergency Line

After-Hours: 306-467-7081

After Hours Emergency Line

Business Line: 306-467-0090



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