Wabauskang First Nation

Site: Wabauskang Health Office

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-Thu 9 am-4 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Wabauskang First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wabauskang 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 - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-529-6329
Fax 807-529-6330
E-Mail wabauskangfn@hotmail.com
Primary Executive Rhonda Fontaine, Community Wellness Worker; Phone: 807-529-6329 ext 3
Alternate Executive Angie Petiquan, Health Director; Phone: 807-529-6329 ext 1
Site Location Community is approx 70 km N of Vermilion Bay off Hwy 105 and 30 km S of Ear Falls along E shores of Wabauskang Lake
Located In Community Wabauskang First Nation
Address 131 Main St, Wabauskang 21
Perrault Falls, ON P0V 2K0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Community Wellness 
PO Box 418 
Ear Falls, ON P0V 1T0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)