Thessalon First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: Community Support Services Worker

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Develops and initiates health promotion and prevention programs for community members 
  • Offers programs to enhance the social, physical, mental and spiritual well-being of families 
  • Hosts presentations on health issues such as (but not limited to) cancer awareness, diabetes awareness, self-care, healthy heart awareness, food safety and HIV/AIDS 
  • Provides monthly information sessions on a variety of women's and men's health issues
 
Programs/Services offered may include: 
  • Anger management 
  • Family and community social events such as potlucks 
  • Family violence 
  • Parenting groups 
  • Self-esteem workshops 
  • Substance abuse prevention 
  • Suicide prevention
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Thessalon First Nation
Eligibility Members of Thessalon First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-842-2670
Fax 705-842-0282
Website www.thessalonfirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Chris Belisle, Community Support Services Worker; Phone: 705-842-2670 ext 255; Email: cbelisle.tfn@vianet.ca
Alternate Executive Laura Robinson, Health Director; Phone: 705-842-2670 ext 222; Email: lrobinson.tfn@vianet.ca
Site Location Community is on N shore of Lake Huron, 12 km E of town of Thessalon and 103 km SE of Sault Ste Marie
Located In Community Thessalon
Address 32 Sugarbush Rd
Thessalon, ON P0R 1L0
 
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Intersection Sugarbush Rd and Maple Ridge Rd
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)