Nibinamik First Nation

Site: Nursing Station

Service: Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Promotes the development of good mental health and provides services for individuals with mental health issues
 
Provides information and awareness activities including but not limited to: 
  • Depression 
  • Family violence 
  • Stress management
 
Services include: 
  • Counselling services 
  • Cultural activities and crafts 
  • Recreational activities 
  • Wellness activities
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Nibinamik First Nation
Eligibility Members of Nibinamik First Nation struggling with mental health issues
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Appointments recommended but walk-ins accepted
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-593-2211
Fax 807-593-2253
E-Mail receptionist@nibinamikfn.ca
Website www.nibinamik.ca
Primary Executive Sarah Yellowhead, Mental Health Worker
Alternate Executive Annie Oskineegish, Health Director; Email: annieosk_001@hotmail.com
Site Location Community is 385 km NE of Sioux Lookout, 500 km N of Thunder Bay along E shores of Nibinamik Lake on Winisk River system
Located In Community Nibinamik First Nation
Address Summer Beaver
 
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Mailing Address c/o Mental Health Program, Nibinamik 
PO Box 116 
Summer Beaver, ON P0T 3B0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)