Sandy Lake First Nation

Site: Sandy Lake Health Authority

Service: Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Independent First Nation (No Tribal Council affiliation)  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #5
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: 
  • Case management  
  • Counselling services  
  • Cultural activities and crafts  
  • Recreational activities 
  • Referrals to other services and supports  
  • Wellness activities
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Sandy Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Sandy 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 - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-774-1471
Fax 807-774-1362
Website www.sandylake.firstnation.ca
Primary Contact Health Secretary; Phone: 807-774-1403
Primary Executive Mental Health Coordinator
Alternate Executive Joan Rae, Health Director; Phone: 807-774-1133; Email: joanrae@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 227 km NE of Red Lake, on the NW end of Sandy Lake and along the Manitoba border
Located In Community Sandy Lake First Nation
Address Sandy Lake, ON P0V 1V0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Mental Health Program 
PO Box 20 
Sandy Lake, ON P0V 1V0
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)