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Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 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: Webequie First Nation - Nursing Station - Family Well Being Program  
Phone Numbers: 807-353-7241
Fax: 807-353-1551
Website: www.webequie.ca
Address:
c/o Medical Transportation
PO Box 90
Webequie, ON
P0T 3A0
Street
Address
:
Webequie  
Location: Community is 250 km NE of Pickle Lake, 540 km N of Thunder Bay, on northern peninsula of Eastwood Island in Winisk Lake
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Executives: Jeffrey Jacob - Health Director
jeffreyj@webequie.ca
Contacts: Evelyn Spence - Family Well Being Program Coordinator
evelyns@webequie.ca
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: Program registration recommended
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Webequie First Nation
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Language Note: Oji-Cree, available upon request
Area(s) Served:
Northern  
See Also: Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples

This information was last completely updated on January 26, 2018

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