Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Manitoulin Island Treaty 
 
Community members also access health services through the Manitoulin Health Centre and the Northeastern Manitoulin Family Health Team in Little Current
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Coordinates consultations with visiting professionals including Doctors and Nurse Practitioners 
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars 
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Combines both traditional health and Western medical practices
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual 
  • Referrals to other regional health services  
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals 
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse 
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs 
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Sheguiandah
Eligibility Members of Sheguiandah First Nation
Application Requires booked appointments
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-1150
Fax 705-368-1151
E-Mail health-center@sheguiandahfn.ca
Primary Contact Alison Aguonie, Health Reception; Phone: 705-368-1150 ext 221
Primary Executive Kari Aguonie-Smith, Health Administrator; Phone: 705-368-1150 ext 238; Email: kari.aguonie-smith@sheguiandahfn.ca
Site Location Community is located at NE end of Manitoulin Island, approx 12 km S of Little Current along Hwy 6
Located In Community Sheguiandah
Address 76 Ogemah Miikan
Sheguiandah, ON P0P 1W0
 
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Intersection Ogemah Miikan and Hwy 6
Mailing Address c/o Health Centre 
PO Box 101 
Sheguiandah, ON P0P 1W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
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 (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)