Webequie First Nation

Site: Nursing Station

Service: Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Promotes the development of good mental health and provides services for individuals with mental health issues
 
Provides information and awareness activities including but not limited to: 
  • Addictions 
  • Depression 
  • Family violence 
  • Stress management
 
Services include: 
  • Counselling services 
  • Cultural activities and crafts 
  • Recreational activities 
  • Wellness activities
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Webequie First Nation
Eligibility Members of Webequie First Nation struggling with/affected by mental health and addictions issues
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Appointments recommended but walk-ins accepted
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-353-7241
Fax 807-353-1551
Website www.webequie.ca
Primary Executive Emily Jacob, Mental Health Counsellor
Alternate Executive Jeffrey Jacob, Health Director; Email: jeffreyj@webequie.ca
Site Location Community is 250 km NE of Pickle Lake, 540 km N of Thunder Bay, on northern peninsula of Eastwood Island in Winisk Lake
Located In Community Webequie First Nation
Address Webequie
 
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Mailing Address c/o Mental Health 
PO Box 90 
Webequie, ON P0T 3A0
Physical Access Not 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)