Pikangikum First Nation

Site: Nursing Station - Mailing Address

Service: Anti Solvent Abuse Initiative

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #5 
 
Solvent Abuse Councillors include: Sean Peters and Anthony Quill
Description (Service)
  • Offers counselling services to youth struggling with solvent abuse 
  • Maintains on-going files of solvent abuse cases 
  • Operates a nightly youth patrol in the community 
  • Provides referrals to in-community treatment at the Minosaywin Island Treatment Centre 
  • Provides referrals to treatment programs and residential facilities outside the community
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Pikangikum First Nation
Eligibility Members of Pikangikum First Nation involved with solvent abuse
Application Open to referrals from any source
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-773-5550
Fax 807-773-5272
E-Mail pikangikumnursingstation@knet.ca
Primary Executive Hank Turtle, Solvent Abuse Councillor
Alternate Executive Billy Joe Strang, Health Director
Site Location Community is approx 100 km NW of Red Lake, on E shores of Pikangikum Lake at the Berens River
Located In Community Pikangikum First Nation
Address Pikangikum, ON P0V 2L0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Anti-Solvent Abuse Program 
General Delivery 
Pikangikum, ON P0V 2L0
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)