Wabun Tribal Council

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Health Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Delivers health and related programs and services to member First Nation communities 
  • Represents and lobbies for Wabun First Nation members in all health-related issues on all levels with other Native and non-Native agencies
 
Administers the following programs: 
Diabetes Strategy 
  • Focuses on the well being and health education of Native people with diabetes  
  • Provides a strategy of preventative medicine and promotes self-management of diabetes
 
Long Term Care 
  • Focuses on home support services to enable Wabun area clients to remain in own home  
  • Provides nursing assessment, case management, foot care clinics and advocacy
 
National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program (NNADAP) 
  • Provides services and supports for community members struggling with addiction issues 
  • Focuses on counselling services, support groups and treatment facilities
 
Also coordinates: 
  • Community Health Nursing Program 
  • NIHB-Medical Transportation Program 
  • Regional Crisis Intervention 
  • Wabun Youth Gathering
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beaverhouse First Nation ; Brunswick House First Nation ; Chapleau Ojibway First Nation ; Flying Post First Nation ; Matachewan First Nation ; Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations
Application Most services are accessed on a local level at Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-9066
Fax 705-268-8554
E-Mail reception@wabun.on.ca
Website www.wabun.on.ca
Primary Executive Jean Lemieux, Health Director; Phone: 705-268-9066 ext 227; Email: lemj@wabun.on.ca
Alternate Executive Julie McKay, Program Manager, Non-Insured Health Benefits; Email: jmckay@wabun.on.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 313 Railway St
Timmins, ON P4N 2P4
 
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Intersection Railway St and Tisdale Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health (FNIH)