Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Site: Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Service: Manitoulin Good Food Box Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Administers and operates a community-based food purchasing system that makes fresh fruits and vegetables available to low-income community members 
  • Charges a small fee each month from participants in exchange for a large box of fresh fruits and vegetables  
  • Provides a monthly Health Centre newsletter with healthy recipes, storage tips and helpful information as well as locations and times of Food Box program
 
NOTE: Program sponsors always welcome to volunteer, make a donation or sponsor a box
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Gore Bay ; Little Current ; Manitowaning ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Mindemoya ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Wikwemikong ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Eligibility All Manitoulin First Nations and the off-reserve Aboriginal population
Application
  • Requires program registration 
  • Fees due on the first of each month; pick-up date at each community's Health Centre on third Tue of each month
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Program - Small Box $9, Large Box $17 ; None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-2182
Fax 705-368-2229
E-Mail info@noojmowin-teg.ca
Website www.noojmowin-teg.ca
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Primary Contact Kristin Bickell, Project Manager, Manitoulin Community Fresh Food Initiative; Phone: 705-368-0229 ext 270; Email: kristin.bickell@noojmowin-teg.ca
Alternate Contact Marcia Trudeau-Bomberry, Health and Wellness Manager; Phone: 705-368-2182 ext 254; Email: marcia.trudeau-bomberry@noojmowin-teg.ca
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 231; 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 4 Directions Complex
1300 Hwy 540, Unit 1
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
 
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Intersection Hillside Rd and Hwy 540
Mailing Address c/o Good Food Box Program 
Bag 2002 
48 Hillside Rd 
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)