Keewaywin First Nation

Site: Keewaywin Nursing Station

Service: Mental Health Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
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
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Keewaywin First Nation
Eligibility Members of Keewaywin 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 807-771-1407
Toll Free Phone 1-866-437-9505
Fax 807-771-1078
Primary Contact Karen Kakepetum, Health Assistant; Email: karenkakepetum@knet.ca
Alternate Contact James Kakepetum, Health Director; Email: jameskakepetum@knet.ca
Primary Executive David Fiddler, Mental Health Worker; Email: davidfiddler@knet.ca
Alternate Executive Rusty Kakekagumick, Assistant Mental Health Worker
Site Location Community is approx 200 km N of Red Lake on E shore of Sandy Lake
Located In Community Keewaywin First Nation
Address 204 Band Office Rd
Keewaywin, ON P0V 3G0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Mental Health 
PO Box 59 
Keewaywin, ON P0V 3G0
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)