Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Coordinates health care services through visiting health professionals such as home care and community health nurses and weekly visits from a physician 
  • Provides health awareness and counselling, education and prevention workshops 
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals 
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse 
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
 
Also offers the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children (AHBHC) 
  • After School Program 
  • Crisis Team Coordination 
  • Family Support Program 
  • National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program (NNADAP)
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Eligibility Members of Taykwa Tagamou Nation
Application Requires booked appointments for home visits and to see Physician
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Primary 705-272-3923 
705-272-3933
Fax 705-272-3902
E-Mail melissa@taykwatagamou.com
Website www.taykwatagamounation.com
Primary Contact Melissa Archibald, Receptionist; Phone: 705-272-3923 ext 240
Primary Executive Pauline Hunter, Health Programs Supervisor and Community Health Representative; Phone: 705-272-3923 ext 247; Email: pauline@taykwatagamou.com
Alternate Executive Gwen Prevost, Crisis Team Coordinator; Phone: 705-272-3923 ext 246
Site Location Community is approx 20 km E of Cochrane on Hwy 574
Located In Community Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Address Lot 3, Concession 3, Brower Township
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Centre 
Box 3310 
RR 2 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)