Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation

Site: Esiniiwab Health Centre - 509 Beach Rd

Service: Aboriginal Healing and Wellness

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)  
Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service)
  • Provides information on family violence, strategies to stop it and healthy relationships 
  • Facilitates group talking circles  
  • Offers individual peer counselling  
  • Provides referrals to needed community and regional supports and services  
  • Provides education and information about health and wellness issues
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Alternate Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
Eligibility Members and residents of Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
  • Appointments recommended  
  • Prior arrangements required for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-488-5457 
Toll Free Phone 1-888-424-9060
Fax 807-488-9644
E-Mail bghealth@outlook.com
Website www.biggrassy.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Dianne Skead, Administrative Assistant
Primary Executive Elaine Ross, Community Wellness Worker; Email: sagepwr@hotmail.com
Alternate Executive Deborah Whetzel, Health Director; Email: bghealthdirector@outlook.com
Site Location Community is 130 km NW of Fort Frances, off Hwy 621 along SE shores of Lake of the Woods
Located In Community Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
Address Esiniiwab Health Centre
509 Beach Rd, Big Grassy River First Nation
Morson, ON P0W 1J0
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Mailing Address c/o Healing and Wellness 
PO Box 425 
Morson, ON P0W 1J0
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); Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)