Windigo First Nations Council

Site: Windigo First Nations Council

Service: Crisis Team Coordination

Description & Services
Public Comments Member of Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)
Description (Service)
  • Promotes the safety of each community through the emergency response plans coordinated by the area First Response teams 
  • Facilitates intervention, counselling and support group services for community members who are experiencing some form crisis
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Slate Falls First Nation ; Whitewater Lake First Nation
Eligibility Member First Nation communities experiencing some form of immediate crisis such as violence or suicide
Application Services are accessed at a local level, contact Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1585
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3621
Fax 807-737-3133
E-Mail reception@windigo.on.ca
Website www.windigo.on.ca
Primary Executive Elena Chapman, NAN Crisis Worker; Phone: 807-737-1585 ext 7743; Email: echapman@windigo.on.ca
Alternate Executive Jethro Tait, Health Director; Phone: 807-737-1585 ext 7745; Email: jtait@windigo.on.ca
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 160 Alcona Dr
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A3
 
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Intersection Alcona Dr and First Ave N
Mailing Address c/o Crisis Worker 
PO Box 299 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A3
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)