Equay Wuk Women's Group

Site: Equay Wuk Women's Group

Service: Community Wellness Program

Description & Services
Description (Service) Promotes healthy individuals, families and communities with regard to family violence 
  • Provides culturally appropriate support services, resources, educational materials, and workshops to address community wellness needs 
  • Provides cultural teachings and direct traditional activities such as sweat-lodges, medicine picking and drumming  
  • Delivers the workshops in individual communities
 
Offers workshops including but not limited to the following topics: 
  • Alcohol, street drug and solvent abuse 
  • Bullying and cyberspace 
  • Family violence 
  • Healthy relationships 
  • Healthy families and surviving responsibilities 
  • Prescription drug abuse 
  • Self esteem
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aroland First Nation ; Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Deer Lake First Nation ; Eabametoong First Nation ; Fort Severn First Nation ; Kasabonika Lake First Nation ; Keewaywin First Nation ; Kingfisher Lake First Nation ; Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Marten Falls First Nation ; McDowell Lake First Nation ; Mishkeegogamang First Nation ; Muskrat Dam First Nation ; Neskantaga First Nation ; Nibinamik First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; North Spirit Lake First Nation ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pikangikum First Nation ; Poplar Hill First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Sandy Lake First Nation ; Slate Falls First Nation ; Wapekeka First Nation ; Wawakapewin First Nation ; Webequie First Nation ; Whitewater Lake First Nation ; Wunnumin Lake First Nation
Eligibility First Nations women, men, youth and families who reside within the 31 First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout District Zone
Application
  • Services provided at a local level in each community 
  • Registration for workshops required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-2214
Toll Free Phone 1-800-261-8294
Fax 807-737-2699
E-Mail equaywuk@bellnet.ca
Website www.equaywuk.ca
Primary Contact Reception; Phone: 807-737-2214 ext 201
Primary Executive Carrie Quoquat, Community Wellness Coordinator; Phone: 807-737-2214 ext 207; Email: carrie@equaywuk.ca
Alternate Executive Darlene Angeconeb, Acting Executive Director; Phone: 807-737-2214 ext 200; Email: darlene@equaywuk.ca
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 16 Fourth Ave
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1C4
 
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Intersection Fourth Ave near Front St
Mailing Address PO Box 1781 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1C4
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS)