Hannahville Department of Social Services
N15019 Hannahville B-1 Road
Wilson, MI 49896

Phone: (906) 466-9240 or (906) 723-2511
Fax: (906) 466-7397


Business Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Emergency On-Call Services – Twenty-four hours a day!


Social Services Purpose

The Hannahville Social Services Department is located within the Health and Human Services Building. The purpose of the Department of Social Services is to strengthen Native American families, promote protection and well-being of children, and promote family reunification and to provide safe, stable and nurturing homes and foster care homes when children are placed in out-of-home placements. The agency is committed to protecting vulnerable children, elderly adults and the disabled from abuse, neglect and exploitation. It offers child and adult protection services, child abuse investigation, prevention, and intervention, and family preservation and reunification services. Support services are offered to enhance individuals and families capacity to resolve problems, cope and function effectively and improve overall family functioning and well-being.


Reporting Child or Adult Abuse or Neglect

Reports of Child or Adult Neglect, Abuse or Sexual Assault ON the reservation must be made to:
(906) 723-2513 during business hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
or (906) 399-5506 (Social Services Protective Services Emergency Phone) After 4:00 p.m., weekends and holidays.

Reports of Child or Adult Neglect, Abuse or Sexual Assault OFF the reservation must be made to:
State of Michigan Centralized Intake hotline at (855) 444-3911

Additional reporting must also be made to:
Hannahville Police Department (906) 466-2911
or Menominee Central Dispatch (888) 863-6614

If you need additional information on reporting, please contact Social Services Staff for further instruction.

Verbal Referrals of Child or Adult Abuse or Neglect must be made immediately and a detailed written statement of the dates, times and details and individuals involved must be made within 2 hours of all CPS telephone or verbal referrals made. A written statement must be signed and dated by the referral source. All referral sources are kept confidential.

 

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Hannahville Indian Community’s Department of Social Services to Strengthen and unify Indian families through education, prevention and early intervention, while promoting self-sufficiency and overall well being to preserve the Native American culture.

Services

  • Child and Adult Protective Services
  • Healthy Homes Program
  • ICWA Services
  • Foster Care Services and Licensing
  • Vulnerable Adult Services
  • Payee Services
  • LIEAP and CSBC Emergency Assistance
  • Food Pantry/Commodity Food
  • Referrals to other Services

Staff

Social Services Manager, Sheila Nantelle
906-723-2510
sheila.nantelle@hichealth.org

Social Services Secretary, Shianne Uskilith
906-723-2511
shianne.uskilith@hichealth.org

Healthy Homes Specialist, Kimberly Sego
906-723-2514

Indian Child Welfare (ICWA) Worker, Wendy Lanaville
906-723-2512
wendy.lanaville@hichealth.org

Protective Services, Betsy Ruleau
906-723-2513
betsy.ruleau@hichealth.org