Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Site: Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Service: Health Access Centre

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers primary health care services through a medical clinic and outreach programs
Agency Services
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health 
  • Offers primary health care services through a medical clinic and outreach programs 
  • Provides clinical services through Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Traditional Healers 
  • Offers culturally appropriate programs and services for Aboriginals, combining traditional healing and Western medical practices 
  • Provides chronic disease management and prevention, pre/postnatal care, nutrition, health education, health promotion, and counselling 
  • Provides referrals to other service providers and specialists 
  • Coordinates and hosts a public Child Poverty Task Force to address food-related health challenges in at-risk communities on Manitoulin Island; Task Force also compiled the Community Food Security Directory for Manitoulin 
  • Collaborates with Mnaamodzawin Regional Health Authority and all First Nation Health Centres/Services on Manitoulin Island as well as other health service providers 
  • Publishes a monthly newsletter online
 
Administers the following programs and services: 
  • Aging At Home Program 
  • Aging At Home Transportation 
  • Child Nutrition Program 
  • Diabetes Wellness Program 
  • Dietitian and Community Nutrition 
  • Good Food Box Program 
  • Healthy Living Children's and Youth Program 
  • Immunization Clinic 
  • New Beginnings Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Program 
  • Psychologist Services 
  • Traditional Medicine Program
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Little Current ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Wikwemikong ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Eligibility All Manitoulin First Nations and the off-reserve Aboriginal population
Application
  • Call to book an appointment 
  • Health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required 
  • Clients will receive an automated call or text 48 hours prior to appointment as a reminder
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-2182
Crisis Phone Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000
Fax 705-368-2229
E-Mail info@noojmowin-teg.ca
Website www.noojmowin-teg.ca
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Primary Contact Melissa Biedermann, Administrative Program Support; Phone: 705-368-2182 ext 260
Primary Executive Pamela Williamson, Executive Director; Phone: 705-368-2182 ext 204; Email: p.williamson@noojmowin-teg.ca
Alternate Executive Debbie Francis, Director of Operations; Phone: 705-368-2182 ext 235; Email: debbie.francis@noojmowin-teg.ca
Site Location Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation is located on N channel on shore of Manitoulin Island, along Hwy 540, 5 km W of town of Little Current
Located In Community Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Address 48 Hillside Rd
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
 
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Intersection Hillside Rd and Hwy 540
Mailing Address Bag 2002 
Hwy 540 
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Oct 2005
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN); Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS); Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport