Mattagami First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Health Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Offers a health clinic with the services of a Community Health Nurse through Wabun Health  
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars  
  • Coordinates clinics in areas including Blood Pressure, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Coordinates basic foot care sessions in individual's home or at clinic  
  • Offers diabetes education and management counselling  
  • Provides mental health counselling
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual  
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals  
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse  
  • Prenatal and postnatal support and visits  
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
 
Provides the following programs: 
  • Community Health Program 
  • Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
  • Home Support
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mattagami First Nation
Application Appointments recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-894-2072
Toll Free Phone 1-888-269-7729
Fax 705-894-2887
E-Mail info@mattagami.com
Website www.mattagami.com
Primary Executive Eileen Boissoneau, Health Director; Phone: 705-894-2072 ext 244
Site Location Community is 5 km off Hwy 144 approx 20 km NE of Gogama, 70 km S of Timmins
Located In Community Gogama
Address 75 Helen St
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 99 
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
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)