Cat Lake First Nation

Site: Cat Lake Health Authority - Mailing Address

Service: Brighter Futures Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides programs and activities to increase awareness, build knowledge and enhance skills for healthy living  
  • Operates a youth drop-in centre  
  • Carries out fund-raising efforts with children and youth to offset program costs and to teach financial responsibility  
  • Provides activities and sports events upon request  
  • Offers educational sessions about healthy living topics
 
Offers various activities for different age groups that include:  
  • Arts and crafts  
  • Ball hockey  
  • Baseball games  
  • Exercise classes  
  • Hunting, fishing and survival skills teaching  
  • Kids playtime  
  • Movie nights  
  • Outdoor and indoor sports  
  • Traditional teachings
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Cat Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Cat Lake First Nation 
 
Activities and sports events offered for following age groups:  
  • Children 2-6 years of age  
  • Children 7-12 years of age  
  • Youth 13-18 years of age  
  • Young adults 19-35 years of age
Application Program registration recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-347-2027 
807-347-2553
Fax 807-347-2565
Primary Contact Tiffany Oombash, Brighter Futures Coordinator
Alternate Contact Laura Moose, Brighter Futures Coordinator
Primary Executive Rita Wesley, Health Program Manager
Site Location Community is 180 km N of Sioux Lookout along the N shores of Cat Lake river system
Located In Community Cat Lake First Nation
Address Cat Lake, ON P0V 1J0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Brighter Futures 
PO Box 75 
Cat Lake, ON P0V 1J0
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)