Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve

Site: Waasa Nabin Community Youth Services Centre

Service: Youth Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Manitoulin Island Treaty 
 
Sept 2014 - Opened a dance studio featuring full mirrors, a professional dance studio floor and state-of-the-art sound system as well as a fitness centre equipped with treadmills, ellipticals, seated ellipticals, vibration machines, rowing machines, stationary bikes and free weights; located at 15 Edward St, Unit 4 of the Chi Nodin Business Centre
Description (Service) Responsible for planning, developing and implementing social, recreational and special events for community members with a focus on youth
 
Provides regular workshops and daily activities in the following areas: 
  • Cultural Awareness  
  • Health and Wellness 
  • Mental Health and Awareness 
  • Recreation and Leisure
 
Activities may include: 
  • Birthday socials (monthly) 
  • Board game nights 
  • Family indoor rock climbing
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Eligibility Members of Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Youth Centre 705-859-3597 
Health Centre 705-859-3164
Fax 705-859-1537
Website www.wikyhealth.ca
Primary Contact Lawrence Enosse, Youth Centre Coordinator; Email: lawrencee@wikyhealth.ca
Alternate Contact Nikki Manitowabi, Youth Centre Contact; Phone: 705-859-3018
Primary Executive Mary Jo Wabano, Health Services Director; Phone: 705-859-3164; Email: mjwabano@wikyhealth.ca
Site Location Community is approx 50 km S of Little Current along Hwy 6 at E end of Manitoulin Island on N Georgian Bay
Located In Community Wikwemikong
Address 11A Debajehmujig Lane
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Waasa Nabin Youth Centre 
PO Box 101 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
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)