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Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) Treaty #3

Organization: Rainy River First Nation - Band Office - Community Wellness Program  
Phone Numbers: 807-482-2479
Fax: 807-482-2603
c/o Community Wellness
PO Box 450
Emo, ON
P0W 1E0
6 Manitou Rapids Dr
Location: Community is approx 40 km W of Fort Frances and 5 km W of Emo along the shores of Rainy River adjacent to Hwy 11
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Executives: Joe Hunter - Community Wellness Worker
807-482-2479 ext 231 *
Tammy Ryll - Director of Administration
807-482-2479 ext 224 *
Service Description:
  • Promotes healthy individuals, families and communities with regard to family violence
  • Provides culturally appropriate support services, resources, educational materials, and workshops to address community wellness needs
  • Provides cultural teachings and direct traditional activities such as sweat-lodges, medicine picking and drumming

  • Offers workshops including but not limited to the following topics:
    • Alcohol, street drug and solvent abuse
    • Bullying and cyberspace
    • Family violence
    • Grief and loss
    • Healthy relationships
    • Healthy families and surviving responsibilities
    • Prescription drug abuse
    • Self esteem

    Fees: None
    Application: Call for information
    Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Rainy River First Nation and their children who are experiencing family violence or struggling with maintaining a healthy lifestyle
    Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
    Area(s) Served:
    District of Rainy River  
    See Also: Counselling - Personal, Family and Couple
    Intimate Partner Violence Counselling

    This information was last completely updated on June 30, 2017

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