Kenora Chiefs Advisory

Site: Kenora - Veterans Drive

Service: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides services aimed to: 
  • Prevent Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE) births 
  • Increase the knowledge, skills and quality of life of FAS/FAE affected children and families
 
Offers the following services: 
  • 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
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Summer Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dalles First Nation ; Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation ; Northwest Angle 33 First Nation ; Northwest Angle 37 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 39 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 40 First Nation ; Wabauskang First Nation ; Wabigoon Lake First Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation ; Whitefish Bay First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of participating First Nations  
  • Families of children who have been diagnosed with or are suspected of having Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Application Services are provided locally within each community
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-8144
Toll Free Phone 1-855-367-2600
Fax 807-467-2656
E-Mail administration@kenorachiefs.ca
Website www.kenorachiefs.ca
Primary Contact Paula Broeders, Children's Services Coordinator; Phone: 807-467-8144 ext 234; Email: paula.broeders@kenorachiefs.ca
Primary Executive Jocelyne Goretzki, Health Director; Phone: 807-467-8144 ext 235; Email: jocelyne.goretzki@kenorachiefs.ca
Alternate Executive Freedom Bird, Health Assistant; Phone: 807-467-8144 ext 222; Email: freedom.bird@kenorachiefs.ca
Located In Community Kenora
Address 240 Veterans Dr, Suite 301
Kenora, ON P9N 3X4
 
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Mailing Address c/o FASD 
PO Box 349 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)