We all work together to help one another.

Our Mandate

Established in 1984, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata is a Grandmother in the Winnipeg family of community service-providers with more than 30 years of experience working with Indigenous families. We are community people helping other community people reclaim our inherent roles and responsibilities as Indigenous caregivers and the most important teachers of our children.

The name Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata translates from Ojibway into the phrase, “we all work together to help one another.”

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is a strength and value-based family resource organization delivering community-based programs and services within the philosophy embodied in our name. Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre believes in accountability, transparency and effective use of resources. For us, this means working together with our families, our partners, funders and governments to create community based solutions that build local capacity for self-care.


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Wi Che Win Care Planner

Jun 15, 2022 @ 17:01|

Deadline: June 27, 2022Classification: Term Full Time to March 31, 2023Location: 800 Selkirk AvenueStarting Salary: Subject to Qualifications Background:   The Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is currently seeking an individual for the position of Care [...]

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Financial Analyst (2 positions)

Jun 15, 2022 @ 16:59|

Deadline: Open until FilledClassification: Permanent Full-Time Location: Headingley Administration Site Starting Salary: Subject to Qualifications  KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:  Prepare financial statement summaries and analysis of the financial statements as requested by funders, program manager, as well as other [...]

Family Mentor (FT)

Jun 15, 2022 @ 11:52|

Position: Family Mentor   Classification: Permanent Full-Time Monday/Tuesday4pm-12am Sat/Sun 8am-8pm                Location: Circle of Care SiteStarting Salary: Subject to Qualifications Background: Under the supervision of the Team Lead and in accordance with the Centre’s philosophy and principles for [...]

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