Temagami First Nation

Site: Doreen Potts Health Centre

Service: Healing and Wellness Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Primary Tribal Organization: Independent 
Robinson Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Promotes healing and wellness programs and services within the community 
  • Provides information to raise awareness of family violence and strategies to stop it  
  • Provides support and case management services  
  • Provides support in obtaining equitable access to primary health and healing services and programs  
  • Facilitates group talking circles to promote inner healing  
  • Offers individual and family counselling  
  • Provides advocacy between individual and organizations and agencies  
  • Hosts traditional gatherings including traditional teachings and feasts
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Temagami First Nation
Eligibility Members of Temagami First Nation
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-237-8900
Toll Free Phone 1-866-262-2862
Fax 705-237-8912
E-Mail fhwc@temagamifirstnation.ca
Website www.temagamifirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Lillian Hare, Director; Email: Lillian.Hare@temagamifirstnation.ca
Site Location Community is on Bear Island on Lake Temagami, 88 km N of North Bay off Hwy 11
Located In Community Bear Island
Address Bear Island, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Family Healing and Wellness 
General Delivery 
Bear Island, ON P0H 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1993
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)