Thessalon First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: Family Preservation 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)
  • Provides prevention programs/services to community families involved with the Child Welfare system 
  • Offers ongoing support and education to enhance the lives of young children and families
 
Provides the following: 
  • Assessments to determine needs of families and community 
  • Advocacy and case management 
  • Parental and family support 
  • Referrals to outside agencies 
  • Coordination of events to enhance lives of children and families
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thessalon First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Thessalon First Nation 
  • Children under 18 years of age and their families
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source  
  • Intake assessment required
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 Contact Noella Clark, Family Preservation Worker; Email: nclark.tfn@vianet.ca
Alternate Contact Meghan Stopes, Family Preservation Worker; Email: mstopes.tfn@vinet.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)