Lac La Croix First Nation

Site: Lac La Croix Health Centre

Service: Community Wellness Worker

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
Description (Service) Supports reduction or prevention of family and community violence 
  • Provides victim service referrals and emergency support for family violence 
  • Works one-on-one with families experiencing family violence to develop a plan of action for identified concerns 
  • Provides referrals to counselling, legal services, and treatment centres 
  • Offers Aboriginal culture-based healing, self-help processes for anger management, and positive self-image development; alternative discipline methods and positive relationships 
  • Organizes and facilitates community events in schools, powwows, and health fairs to promote a healthy lifestyle and prevention of family violence 
  • Develops programs, workshops, promotions, and prevention education campaigns dealing with family-based violence awareness
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Lac La Croix First Nation
Eligibility Members of Lac La Croix First Nation and their children who are experiencing family violence or struggling with maintaining a healthy lifestyle
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-485-2541
Fax 807-485-9915
Website www.llcfn.ca
Primary Contact Melba Jordan, Health Centre Reception
Primary Executive Steve Jourdain Sr, Community Wellness Worker
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 Community Wellness 
PO Box 640 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
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)