Shoal Lake 39 First Nation

Site: Isobel Pinesse Memorial Health Centre

Service: National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides services and support for individuals and families struggling with addiction issues 
  • Offers Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings when required 
  • Provides transportation to all meetings and workshops upon request
 
Prevention 
  • Provides public seminars/meetings to raise community awareness of alcohol, drug abuse and gambling addictions 
  • Holds educational sessions in schools  
  • Coordinates cultural and spiritual events
 
Intervention 
  • Facilitates recreational activities and social events  
  • Provides individual and group discussions  
  • Offers cultural and spiritual gatherings
 
Aftercare Services
 
Provides the following services aimed at preventing alcohol and drug abuse problems from reoccurring: 
  • Counselling, sharing circles and support groups  
  • Regular phone calls and home visits  
  • Referrals to Band services, social services, detoxification and treatment centres and medical assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Shoal Lake 39 First Nation
Eligibility Members of Shoal Lake #39 First Nation struggling with/affected by addictions issues
Application Transportation requests should be made at least 1 day prior to event
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-733-3318
Fax 807-733-3106
E-Mail ipmhc@hotmail.ca
Primary Executive Barb Kejick, Addictions Worker
Alternate Executive Christina Mandamin, Health Director; Phone: (Cell) 807-465-5924; Fax: 807-733-2871; Email: iskatewizaagegan@hotmail.com
Site Location Community is approx 48 km W of Kenora off Hwy 17, then 16 km S on Hwy 673 , located along NW shores of Shoal Lake
Located In Community Shoal Lake 39 First Nation
Address Shoal Lake, ON P0X 1E0
 
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Mailing Address c/o NNADAP 
PO Box 4 
Kejick Post Office 
Kejick, ON P0X 1E0
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)