Nipissing First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Aboriginal Healing and Wellness

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson Huron Treaty
Description (Service)
  • 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 peer counselling  
  • Provides advocacy between individual and organizations and agencies  
  • Hosts traditional gatherings including traditional teachings and feasts
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing First Nation
Eligibility Members of Nipissing First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-753-2050
Fax 705-753-0207
E-Mail debbiem@nfn.ca
Website www.nfn.ca
Primary Executive Deborah McLeod, Healing and Wellness Coordinator; Phone: 705-753-2050 ext 1230
Site Location Community is approx 37 km W of North Bay off Hwy 17 at Dutrisac Rd, Sturgeon Falls
Located In Community Garden Village
Address 36 Semo Rd
Garden Village, ON P2B 3K2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)