Biidaaban Academic Support

Biidaaban Academic Support (BAS) volunteer tutors offer homework help and study support during school hours to Indigenous youth in local schools in North Bay, Nipissing First Nation, and Sturgeon Falls areas. Biidaaban volunteers provide one-on-one in classroom support for students, or provide academic support in a supervised learning space.

Interested in becoming a volunteer tutor? Contact Christine Benoit 705-474-3450 x4586 or
Biidaaban Academic Support is available at the following locations*;

Nipissing First Nation:

  • Nbisiing Secondary School

Near North District School Board:

  • Silver Birches Public School
  • Sunset Park Public School
  • W.J. Fricker Intermediate
  • White Woods Public School
  • Woodlands Public School

Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic School Board:

  • Mother St. Brides Catholic Elementary School
  • Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Elementary School
  • Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Alexander Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Joseph Scollard Hall Catholic Secondary School

Community Organizations:

  • Literacy Nipissing

*More locations may be available at a later date. Locations determined based on need and capacity.