Bearskin Lake First Nation

Site: Michikan Lake Wellness Centre

Service: Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Promotes the development of good mental health  
  • Provides mental health screening and assessments as well as individual, couples, and family counselling
Provides information, services and activities including the following areas but not limited to:  
  • Addictions  
  • Depression  
  • Family violence  
  • Health promotion  
  • Stress management
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Bearskin Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Bearskin Lake First Nation struggling with mental health issues
Application Requires booked appointment
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-363-9937 
Band Office 807-363-2518
Fax 807-363-9876 
Band Office 807-363-1066
Primary Contact Jennifer Fiddler, Mental Health Counsellor
Primary Executive Wesley Nothing, Health Director; Phone: (Cell) 807-738-0127; Email:
Site Location Community is located 400 km N of Sioux Lookout on W shores of Michikan Lake
Located In Community Bearskin Lake First Nation
Address Bearskin Lake First Nation
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Mailing Address c/o Mental Health Program 
PO Box 25 
Bearskin Lake, ON P0V 1E0
Physical Access Not 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)