Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Shawenekezhik Health Centre

Service: Traditional 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)
  • Provides traditional healing services and resources for community members 
  • Provides cultural workshops on health issues 
  • Promotes access to traditional healers and elders
 
Services can include: 
  • Healing and sharing circles 
  • Medicine walks 
  • Sweat lodges 
  • Traditional herbs and medicines
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-692-3651
Toll Free Phone 1-800-661-2730
Fax 705-692-7255
Website www.atikamekshenganishnawbek.ca
Primary Contact Jennifer Brideau, Wellness Coordinator, Addictions; Phone: 705-692-3651 ext 250; Email: jbrideau@wlfn.com
Alternate Contact Darlene Geauvreau, Health Services Clerk; Phone: 705-692-3651 ext 221; Email: dgeauvreau@wlfn.com
Primary Executive Carmen Wabegijig-Nootchtai, Director of Health and Community Wellness; Phone: 705-692-3651 ext 226; Email: cnootchtai@wlfn.com
Site Location Community is located 20 km SW of Sudbury along Hwy 17 on E shores of Whitefish Lake
Located In Community Naughton
Address 25 Reserve Rd
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 98 
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)