Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides community health services and assistance with non-insured health benefits to eligible First Nation and Inuit people
 
Community Health Services
 
Prevention programs intended to improve the health and well being of First Nation peoples are available on the following topics: 
  • Communicable disease control 
  • Maternal and child health care programs 
  • Chronic disease monitoring 
  • Care of the elderly 
  • School health programs 
  • Environmental health
 
Non-Insured Health Benefits
 
Provides assistance with accessing and making arrangements for extended health benefits, including: 
  • Dental care 
  • Medical transportation 
  • Medical equipment 
  • Medications 
  • Mental health counselling 
  • Short-term crisis intervention 
  • Vision care
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:15 pm
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation ; Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Dokis First Nation ; Henvey Inlet First Nation ; Magnetawan First Nation ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Nipissing First Nation ; Shawanaga First Nation ; Sheguiandah ; Temagami First Nation ; Wahnapitae First Nation ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Wikwemikong ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation ; and eligible clients living in the catchment area outside of the aforementioned communities for non-insured health benefits
Eligibility Must be a registered Inuit and/or First Nation individual and reside in one of the communities served by the Sudbury Health Centre or within the catchment area
Application
  • Health Centre operates on a walk-in basis 
  • Most services are accessed on-reserve through visiting health professionals 
  • Services may vary in each community: call Health Centre to determine available services
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-671-0608
Fax 705-671-4112
E-Mail mark.hogue@hc-sc.gc.ca
Website www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ahc-asc/branch-dirgen/fnihb-dgspni/index_e.html
Primary Contact Mark Hogue, Health Centre Support Clerk
Alternate Contact Colin Poirier, Senior Environmental Health Officer
Primary Executive Georgina Lentz, Senior Manager, Program Delivery
Alternate Executive Andrew Seaton, Zone Administrator; Email: andrew.seaton@canada.ca
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 40 Elm St, Ste 282
Sudbury, ON P3C 1S8
 
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Intersection Elm St and Paris St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Funding Federal