Naotkamegwanning First Nation

Site: Netaawgonebiik Health Services

Service: Community Wellness Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Supports reduction or prevention of family and community violence  
  • Provides victim service referrals and emergency support for family violence  
  • Works one-on-one with families experiencing family violence to develop a plan of action for identified concerns  
  • Provides referrals to counselling, legal services, and treatment centres  
  • Offers Aboriginal culture-based healing, illness prevention, and crisis intervention workshops  
  • Organizes and facilitates community events in schools, powwows, and health fairs to promote a healthy lifestyle and prevention of family violence  
  • Develops programs, workshops, promotions, and prevention education campaigns dealing with family-based violence awareness
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Whitefish Bay First Nation
Eligibility Members of Naotkamegwanning First Nation and their children who are experiencing family violence or struggling with maintaining a healthy lifestyle
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-1026
Toll Free Phone 1-877-885-5530
Fax 807-226-1188
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Waylon Namaypoke, Community Wellness Worker
Primary Executive AJ White, Health Director; Email: naot.healthdirector@gmail.com
Alternate Executive Jackie Oshie, Administrative Assistant; Email: jackie.oshie@gmail.com
Site Location Community is 96 km SE of Kenora, approx 1 km E off Hwy 71, along E shores of Lake of the Woods, 15 km from Sioux Narrows
Located In Community Whitefish Bay First Nation
Address 1801 Pawitik St
Pawitik, ON P0X 1L0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Community Wellness 
Netaawgonebiik Health Services 
Pawitik, ON P0X 1L0
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 - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)