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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides support services for Indigenous women and their families struggling with mental health issues 
  • Aims to help improve Indigenous health and reduce family violence
 
Services and programs include the following: 
  • Assessment, intake screening and early intervention services utilizing both traditional and contemporary methods 
  • Development of treatment and care plans 
  • Mental health counselling, group sharing circles and healing circles 
  • Coping and management skills for family members’ mental health needs 
  • Liaising with community professionals/agencies to improve access and utilization of needed services to Indigenous women, their children, and youth
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Kenora
Eligibility Indigenous women and their families suffering from emotional, psychological, or behavioral difficulties
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Thunder Bay 1-800-667-0816
Fax Kenora 807-468-3904 
Thunder Bay 807-623-1104
E-Mail onwa@onwa.ca
Website www.onwa.ca/mentalhealth
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Melissa Jack, Mental Health Worker; Phone: 1-800-667-0816 ext 8218; Email: mjack@onwa.ca
Located In Community Kenora
Address Women's Place Kenora
530 3rd St N
Kenora, ON P9N 2M3
 
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Intersection 3rd St N and 8th Ave N
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- One designated handicapped parking spot; Entrance -- Accessible from street level but no automatic push button; Washroom -- Accessible with holding bar ; Wheelchair accessibility available through back entrance; front entrance has stairs
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)