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Head Office Métis Nation of Ontario 500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3 Ottawa, ON K1N 9G4 Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889 Thunder Bay Métis Council is located in MNO Region 2

Organization: Métis Nation of Ontario - Thunder Bay Métis Council - Thunder Bay Métis Community Centre - Community Wellness Worker Program  
Phone Numbers: 807-624-5025
Toll-Free: 1-800-263-4889
Fax: 807-623-7036
Email: thunderbaymetis@hotmail.com
Website: www.thunderbaymetiscouncil.com
Address:
226 May St S, Main Fl
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 1B4
Intersection: May St S and Arthur St E
Location: South Ward, former Royal Canadian Legion, Fort William Br 5 Bldg
Accessibility: Partially Accessible    Partially Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Shelley Gonneville - Manager of Operations, Healing and Wellness Branch
705-254-1768 ext 310 * shelleyg@metisnation.org
Jean Camirand - Council President
tboffice@metisnation.org
Contacts: Community Wellness Worker
807-624-5022
Service Description: Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch
  • Promotes healthy lifestyles through culturally based programs and healing
  • Aims to reduce family violence

Provides assistance for individuals to identify areas of concern and to develop action plans to address concerns through the following:
  • Sharing of appropriate information with related health and social agencies and providing referrals
  • Crisis intervention education and workshops
  • Illness prevention and wellness planning, information and education
  • Traditional sharing circles
  • Community outreach education to promote cultural awareness

Also provides:
  • Assistance with completing forms of any kind
  • Accessing existing programs and services
  • Peer counselling for any identified concerns

Fees: None
Application: Intake assessment required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Métis individuals affected by family violence and/or health concerns
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Area(s) Served:
Thunder Bay City  
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for Indigenous Peoples
Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples

This information was last completely updated on November 3, 2016

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