Description & Services
Public Comments Head Office 
Métis Nation of Ontario 
500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3 
Ottawa, ON K1N 9G4 
Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889 
 
Sunset Country Métis Council is located in MNO Region 1
Description (Service) Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch 
  • Promotes healthy lifestyles through culturally based programs and healing 
  • Aims to reduce family violence
 
Provides assistance for individuals to identify areas of concern and to develop action plans to address concerns through the following: 
  • Sharing of appropriate information with related health and social agencies and providing referrals 
  • Crisis intervention education and workshops 
  • Illness prevention and wellness planning, information and education 
  • Traditional sharing circles 
  • Community outreach education to promote cultural awareness 
 
Also provides: 
  • Assistance with completing forms of any kind 
  • Accessing existing programs and services 
  • Peer counselling for any identified concerns
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Fort Frances
Boundaries From Fort Frances, West along Canada/US border to town of Rainy River, North through Crow Lake to where Hwy 502 meets Lower Manitou Lake, Southeast to Mine Centre and back to Fort Frances
Eligibility Métis individuals affected by family violence and/or health concerns
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-1386
Toll Free Phone 1-888-793-3334
Fax 807-274-9773
E-Mail metisofsunsetcountry@gmail.com
Website www.metisnation.org
Primary Contact Tammy Brown-Idrissou, Community Wellness Worker; Phone: 807-274-1386 ext 2; Email: tammyb@metisnation.org
Primary Executive Shelley Gonneville, Manager of Operations, Healing and Wellness Branch; Phone: (Business) 705-254-1768 ext 310; Email: shelleyg@metisnation.org
Alternate Executive Clint Calder, Council President; Phone: (Business) 807-274-7076
Site Location On Victoria Ave near the Shoppers Drug Mart
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 426 Victoria Ave
Fort Frances, ON P9A 2C3
 
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Intersection Victoria Ave and Church St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS)