Kasabonika Lake First Nation

Site: Resource Centre

Service: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides education and information on the consequences of alcohol consumption during pregnancy 
  • Offers individual and group counselling sessions  
  • Offers parenting classes  
  • Provides information sessions for teens
 
Advises on the following: 
  • Alcohol Related Birth Defects (ARBD)  
  • Alcohol Related Neurodevelopmental Disorder (ARND)  
  • Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE)  
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)  
  • Partial Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (PFAS)
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Kasabonika Lake First Nation 
  • Families of children who have been diagnosed with or are suspected of having Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Application
  • Intake assessment required 
  • Open to referrals from any source
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-535-9757
Fax Band Office 807-535-1152
Website www.kasabonikafirstnation.com
Primary Contact Anita Anderson, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Coordinator
Primary Executive Karen Anderson, Resource Centre Coordinator; Email: karenanderson@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 448 km NE of Sioux Lookout, on the Asheweig River
Located In Community Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Address Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
 
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Mailing Address c/o FASD 
PO Box 124 
Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)