Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Nursing station providing basic medical and health care services that promote physical and mental health for community members
  • Coordinates all health care services through the Nursing Station
  • Coordinates the services of a visiting dentist and provides a dental assistant and dental hygienist assistant
Coordinates the following programs:
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
  • Home and Community Care
  • Medical Transportation
  • National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
  • Nursing Station
  • Suboxone Program
  • Youth Centre
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Fort Severn First Nation
Eligibility Members of Fort Severn First Nation
Application Recommends booked appointments
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-478-2575
Fax 807-478-2541
Website www.fortsevern.firstnation.ca
Primary Contact Allison Wanakamik, Health Services Secretary and Referral Clerk; Email: allisonwanakamik@knet.ca
Primary Executive Daisy Kabestra, Health Director; Phone: 807-478-2560; Email: daisykabestra@knet.ca
Alternate Executive Connie Baranyai, Nurse In Charge
Site Location Community is approx 720 km NE of Sioux Lookout, 9 km from mouth of Severn River on Hudson Bay
Located In Community Fort Severn First Nation
Address Fort Severn, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 151 
Fort Severn, ON P0V 1W0
Physical Access Not Applicable
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)