Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Sagamok Community Wellness Department

Service: Community Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mamaweswen North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Promotes the development of good mental health and provides services for individuals with mental health issues to enrich their quality of life
Provides information and awareness activities including but not limited to:  
  • Depression  
  • Family violence  
  • Stress management
Services include:  
  • Counselling services for stress management and crisis intervention  
  • Prevention services 
  • Referrals to appropriate supports
    Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4:30 pm
    Areas Served Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
    Eligibility Members of Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation struggling with mental health issues
    • Open to referrals from any source  
    • Appointments recommended but walk-ins accepted
    Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
    Fees None
    Additional Service Sites
    Contact Information
    Office Phone 705-865-2171
    Toll Free Phone 1-800-727-5503
    Fax 705-865-3131
    Primary Contact Wayne Southwind, Community Social Worker; Phone: 705-865-2171 ext 327; Email:
    Primary Executive Yolande Nashkawa, Health Programs Manager; Phone: 705-865-2171 ext 334; Email:
    Site Location Community is approx 43 km E of Blind River along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron, 120 km W of Sudbury
    Located In Community Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
    Address 4005 Espaniel St
    Massey, ON P0P 1P0
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    Intersection Espaniel St and Sagamok Rd
    Mailing Address c/o Mental Health 
    PO Box 610 
    Massey, ON P0P 1P0
    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)