Métis Nation of Ontario - Kenora Métis Council

Site: Kenora Métis Council

Service: Community Wellness Worker Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Head Office 
Métis Nation of Ontario 
500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3 
Ottawa, ON K1N 9G4 
Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889 
 
Kenora Métis Council is located in MNO Region 1
Description (Service) Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch 
  • Promotes healthy lifestyles through culturally based programs and healing 
  • Aims to reduce family violence
 
Provides assistance for individuals to identify areas of concern and to develop action plans to address concerns through the following: 
  • Sharing of appropriate information with related health and social agencies and providing referrals 
  • Crisis intervention education and workshops 
  • Illness prevention and wellness planning, information and education 
  • Traditional sharing circles 
  • Community outreach education to promote cultural awareness 
 
Also provides: 
  • Assistance with completing forms of any kind 
  • Accessing existing programs and services 
  • Peer counselling for any identified concerns
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora
Boundaries North to Caribou Falls, West to the Manitoba border, South to the United States border, East to Oak Lake and Lac Seul
Eligibility Métis individuals affected by family violence and/or health concerns
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-2034
Fax 807-468-1979
E-Mail kmc@shaw.ca
Website www.metisnation.org
Primary Contact Jennifer Coulis, Community Wellness Coordinator; Phone: 807-468-5835; Email: jenniferc@metisnation.org
Primary Executive Shelley Gonneville, Manager of Operations, Healing and Wellness Branch; Phone: 705-254-1768 ext 310; Email: shelleyg@metisnation.org
Alternate Executive Joel Henley, Council President; Phone: 807-465-5619; Email: joelh@metisnation.org
Site Location Located in Norman at strip mall next to Subway
Located In Community Kenora
Address 621 Lakeview Dr, Unit 4
Kenora, ON P9N 3P6
 
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Intersection Lakeview Dr and A St W
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Front door is accessible from ground level
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS)