Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #5 
 
Youth Mental Health worker is Randall Crowe: randallcrowe@knet.ca
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
 
Youth Mental Health Worker 
  • Responsible for health assessments, counselling and assistance with case management
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Deer Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Deer Lake First Nation struggling with mental health issues
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Appointments recommended but walk-ins accepted
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-775-2226 
807-775-9770
Fax 807-775-9772
Website www.deerlake.firstnation.ca
Primary Executive Moses Mawakeesic, Mental Health Counsellor; Email: mosesmawakeesic@knet.ca
Alternate Executive Garylene Meekis, Health Director; Email: garylenemeekis@knet.ca
Site Location Community is 180 km N of Red Lake on NE shore of Deer Lake
Located In Community Deer Lake First Nation
Address Deer Lake, ON P0V 1N0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Mental Health Program 
Box 352 
Deer Lake, ON P0V 1N0
Physical Access Fully 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)