Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Shawenekezhik Health Centre

Service: Community Physical Activity Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mamaweswen North Shore Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Promotes physical activity and wellness for community members 
  • Responsible for planning, developing and implementing recreational and special events for members of the community  
  • Recreation services and facilities include baseball diamond, gymnasium, skating rink and community centre 
  • Provides passes for recreation facilities in surrounding communities such as swimming pools, fitness gyms, zumba and other exercise classes, aquafit and aqua therapy programs 
  • Offers access to athletic arts, and health and fitness training through a one-year membership for community members with the Northern Ontario Multi-Discipline Athletic Arts Academy (expires April 2015)
 
Activities can include but are not limited to: 
  • Floor hockey at Community Centre 
  • Judo classes for children, youth and adults 
  • Nordic pole walking
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Application Passes/punch cards which are available for various activities must be returned the same/next day for others to use
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-692-3674
Fax 705-692-7255
E-Mail tnootchtai@wlfn.com
Website www.atikamekshenganishnawbek.ca
Primary Executive Tina Nootchtai, Community Physical Activities Programmer; Phone: 705-692-3674 ext 230
Alternate Executive Darlene Shawbonquit, Health Programs Manager
Site Location Community is located 20 km SW of Sudbury along Hwy 17 on E shores of Whitefish Lake
Located In Community Naughton
Address 23 Reserve Rd
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Community Physical Activity Program 
PO Box 98 
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
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)