Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides crisis intervention services to community in crisis situations and to individuals affected by family violence and suicide 
  • Offers immediate on site or telephone assistance 
  • Dispatches call to police when deemed necessary 
  • Ensures victims receive support and assistance to secure their safety 
  • Arranges meeting family members at centre or agreed upon location to discuss possible crisis resolutions
 
Also coordinates: 
  • Crisis plan to follow in response to suicide intervention, domestic violence intervention and any other form of crisis situations that may arise in community 
  • Information sessions and workshops on techniques for healing strategies
 
Support Services
 
Supports can include but are not limited to: 
  • Debriefing and stabilization following crisis situation 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individuals and families dealing with various agencies 
  • Meal preparation, transportation, homemaking and other areas requiring support for families in crisis situations such as the suicide of a youth 
  • Information about/referrals to appropriate resources and services
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Whitefish Bay First Nation
Eligibility Members of Naotkamegwanning First Nation involved in any form of family crisis and/or violence
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-5383
Toll Free Phone 1-877-885-5530
Crisis Phone 9-1-1 
807-226-5728
Fax 807-226-5752
Website www.naotkamegwanning.net
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Andy White, Crisis Intervention Program Manager
Alternate Contact Guy Paypompee, Team Leader
Primary Executive AJ White, Health Director; Email: naot.healthdirector@gmail.com
Alternate Executive Jackie Oshie, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 807-226-1026; 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 Crisis Intervention 
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)