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Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations Council Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) Treaty #9 Family Well-Being Program, Head Office - Nishnawbe Aski Nation, 100 Back St, Unit 200, Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L2 Phone 807-625-4939, toll-free 1-800-465-9952, fax 807-623-7730

Organization: Wunnumin Lake First Nation - Suboxone Program Building - Family Well Being Program  
Phone Numbers: 807-442-9889
Health Centre 807-442-2573
Fax: Family Well Being 807-442-9898 Health Centre 807-442-2532
Website: www.wunnumin.ca
Address:
c/o Family Well Being Program
PO Box 101
Wunnumin Lake, ON
P0V 2Z0
Street Address:
Wunnumin Lake First Nation  
Location: Community is approx 360 km NE of Sioux Lookout, on W shores of Wunnumin Lake and 40 km E of Kingfisher Lake First Nation
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Executives: Rachel Mamakwa - Health Director
rachelm@wunnumin.ca
Public Contacts: Elijah Martin - Family Well Being Program Coordinator
Michelle Duncan - Family Well Being Program Coordinator
Service Description: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) initiative to assist each Indigenous community to design and deliver their own holistic, prevention-focused services/programs and cultural supports to promote a healthy community and support families as needed in the community
  • Focus is on improving the overall health and well-being of communities and to empower families to build healthy relationships
  • Works to eliminate family violence, the number of youth involved in the justice system and the number of children in care

Activities and programs provided can include but are not limited to the following:
  • Activities that revitalize Native language
  • Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and intervention
  • Community events such as feasts
  • Family circles, counselling and child/youth support groups
  • Referrals to other programs and services
  • School programs
  • Traditional land-based healing events

Fees: None
Application: Call Family Well Being Coordinator for program information
Eligibility / Target Population: Members of Wunnumin Lake First Nation
Languages: English * Interpretive Services
Language Notes: Oji-Cree, available upon request
Area Served:
Northern  
See Also: Addictions Education and Prevention
Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples

This information was last completely updated on July 4, 2018

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