Brunswick House First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides services and support for individuals and families struggling with addiction issues 
  • Offers Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings when required 
  • Provides transportation to all meetings and workshops upon request
 
Prevention 
  • Provides public seminars/meetings to raise community awareness of alcohol, drug abuse and gambling addictions 
  • Coordinates cultural and spiritual events
 
Intervention 
  • Facilitates recreational activities and social events  
  • Provides individual and group discussions  
  • Offers cultural and spiritual gatherings
 
Aftercare provided for preventing reoccurrence: 
  • Counselling, sharing circles and support groups 
  • Regular phone calls and home visits  
  • Referrals to band services, social services, detoxification and treatment centres and medical assistance
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brunswick House First Nation
Eligibility Members of Brunswick House First Nation and other First Nation members residing in the community struggling with/affected by addictions issues
Application Transportation requests should be made at least 1 day prior to event
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-864-0248
Fax 705-864-0342
E-Mail health.reception@bhfn.ca
Website www.brunswickhousefirstnation.com
Primary Contact Margaret Quakegesic, Health Centre Reception; Phone: 705-864-0248 ext 253
Primary Executive Angela Saunders, Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Worker; Phone: 705-864-0248 ext 254
Alternate Executive Rosanne Ojeebah, Health Director; Phone: 705-864-0248 ext 255; Email: bhfnhealth.manager@bhfn.ca
Site Location Reserve is off Hwy 101E approx 10 km E of Chapleau
Located In Community Brunswick House First Nation
Address 1 Kanata St, Brunswick House First Nation
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
 
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Mailing Address c/o NNADAP 
PO Box 1178 
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
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)