Marten Falls First Nation

Site: Muskeg Thunder Clinic - Mailing Address

Service: Suboxone Treatment Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Operates a detoxification program for community members struggling with prescription drug abuse 
  • Operates as a day program  
  • Offers the drug suboxone in place of methadone to minimize the effects of withdrawal
 
Program includes the following services: 
  • Intake  
  • Withdrawal treatment  
  • Counselling  
  • Aftercare
 
Also provides: 
  • Mental health and addictions counselling  
  • Referrals to other treatment centres and programs as required
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Marten Falls First Nation
Eligibility Members and residents of Ogoki Post and Marten Falls First Nation struggling with prescription drug abuse and addiction
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source  
  • Requires completed registration package
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-349-2510
Fax 807-349-2659
Website www.martenfalls.ca
Primary Contact Sandra Achneepineskum, Suboxone Program Coordinator; Phone: 807-349-2510 ext 209
Alternate Contact Evelyn Baxter, Health Director; Phone: 807-349-2509 ext 224 * 807-349-2697; Email: evelyn.baxter@martenfallsfn.ca
Site Location Community is 170 km NE of Nakina, 300 km NE of Thunder Bay; occupies N and S banks of Albany River
Located In Community Marten Falls First Nation
Address Ogoki, ON P0T 2L0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Suboxone Treatment Program 
General Delivery 
Ogoki, ON P0T 2L0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (North East LHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)