Mississauga First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: Community Wellness

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Promotes healing and wellness programs and services within the community 
  • Provides support and case management services  
  • Provides mental health education and counselling 
  • Offers individual and family counselling  
  • Provides advocacy between individual and organizations and agencies 
  • Provides information to raise awareness of family violence and strategies to stop it
 
Coordinates the following services through community representatives and visiting professionals: 
  • Alternative healing teachings 
  • Group talking circles to promote inner healing 
  • Stress relief and massage therapy 
  • Sweat lodge sessions 
  • Traditional healers
Hours Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Mississauga First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mississauga First Nation
Application Registration required for activities
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-1621
Toll Free Phone 1-877-356-1621
Fax 705-356-1740
Website www.mississaugi.com
Primary Contact Evelyn Niganobe, Community Wellness and Cultural Coordinator; Phone: 705-356-1621 ext 2226; Email: evelyn@mississaugi.com
Primary Executive Linda Ambeault, Health and Social Services Director; Phone: 705-356-1621 ext 2227; Email: lindaambeault@mississaugi.com
Site Location Community is along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron near town of Blind River, 130 km E of Sault Ste Marie
Located In Community Blind River
Address 64 Park Rd
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Community Wellness 
PO Box 1299 
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)