Lac La Croix First Nation

Site: Lac La Croix Health Centre

Service: National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3 
 
This agency has staff trained to provide Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings if required
Description (Service) Provides services and support for individuals and families struggling with addiction issues 
  • Offers Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings when required
 
Prevention 
  • Provides public seminars/meetings to raise community awareness of alcohol, drug abuse and gambling addictions 
  • Holds educational sessions in schools 
  • Coordinates cultural and spiritual events
 
Intervention 
  • Facilitates recreational activities and social events 
  • Provides individual and group discussions 
  • Offers cultural and spiritual gatherings
 
Aftercare provided for preventing reoccurrence: 
  • Counselling, sharing circles and support groups 
  • Referrals to band services, social services, detoxification and treatment centres and medical assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Lac La Croix First Nation
Eligibility Members of the Lac La Croix First Nation struggling with/affected by addictions issues
Application For Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous meetings, contact the program coordinator to make arrangements
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-485-2541
Fax 807-485-9915
E-Mail administration@laclacroixfirstnation.com
Website www.llcfn.ca
Primary Contact Melba Jordan, Health Centre Reception
Primary Executive Henry Ottertail, Program Coordinator
Alternate Executive Karen Geyshick, Health Director; Email: kgeyshick@llcfn.ca
Site Location Community is approx 40 km W of Atikokan on Hwy 11; then S on Flanders Rd for 80 km
Located In Community Lac La Croix First Nation
Address 140 Main St
Lac La Croix, ON P0T 1C1
 
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Intersection Flanders Rd and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o NNADAP 
PO Box 640 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3N9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)