Description & Services
Public Comments Independent First Nation (No Tribal Council affiliation) 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #5
Description (Service) Promotes good dental health for young children 
  • Provides information on good oral hygiene 
  • Provides an information kit to new mothers with a variety of tips including caring for newborn gums 
  • Supplies information about preventing tooth decay from baby bottles
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Sandy Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Sandy Lake First Nation with children 6 years of age and younger
Application Program registration recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-774-1476
Fax 807-774-1585
Website sandylake.firstnation.ca/?q=sandy-lake-health-authority
Primary Contact Ilean Linklater, Dental Health Coordinator; Email: ileanlinklater@knet.ca
Primary Executive Jennifer Meekis, Centre Coordinator; Phone: 807-774-1121; Email: jennifermeekis@knet.ca
Alternate Executive Joan Rae, Health Director; Phone: 807-774-3461; Email: joanrae@knet.ca
Site Location Community is approx 227 km NE of Red Lake, on the NW end of Sandy Lake and along the Manitoba border
Located In Community Sandy Lake First Nation
Address Sandy Lake, ON P0V 1V0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Dental Health 
PO Box 20 
Sandy Lake, ON P0V 1V0
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)