Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Shawenekezhik Health Centre

Service: Traditional Health 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)
  • 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
Fax 705-692-5010
Primary Contact Jennifer Brideau, Wellness Coordinator
Alternate Contact Darlene Geauvreau, Health Services Clerk; Phone: 705-692-3651
Primary Executive Carmen Wabegijig, Director of Health and Community Wellness
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 25 Reserve Rd
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
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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)