Sandy Lake First Nation

Site: Sandy Lake Early Childhood Development Centre

Service: Maternal Child Health Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Independent First Nation (No Tribal Council affiliation) 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #5
Description (Service) Provides services and programs to enhance the lives of pregnant women and families with infants and young children
 
Offers education and information on various topics including:  
  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) awareness  
  • Child nutrition issues  
  • Healthy cooking and shopping for families  
  • Prenatal nutrition
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Sandy Lake First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Sandy Lake First Nation who are pregnant or new parents  
  • Provides long term support for families who require additional services
Application Program registration required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-774-9956
Fax 807-774-1585
Website www.sandylakeecd.knet.ca
Primary Contact Leslie Crowe, Maternal Child Health Worker; Email: lesliecrowe@knet.ca
Alternate Contact Raven Fiddler, Maternal Child Health Worker; Email: ravenfiddler@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 Maternal Child 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)