Couchiching First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Health Services

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) Programs that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Community residents access physician consultations at the Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre or health care clinic of choice in Fort Frances, 2 km from community  
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars  
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases  
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards
 
Coordinates the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
  • Child and Family Care 
  • Giizhikaandag Healing Centre 
  • Medical Transportation 
  • National Native Alcohol & Drug Abuse 
  • Treatment & Support
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Couchiching First Nation
Eligibility Members of Couchiching First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-3228
Toll Free Phone 1-888-581-0249
Fax 807-274-6458
E-Mail cfnreception@vianet.ca
Website www.couchiching.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Angela Bruyere, Community Health Representative
Alternate Contact Patti-Jo LeDrew, Community Health Nurse
Primary Executive Dean Bruyere, Health and Recreation Manager; Phone: 807-274-4304; Email: dbruyere@vianet.ca
Alternate Executive Joanne Bruyere, Executive Director; Phone: 807-274-3228 ext 233 * (Cell) 807-276-1324; Email: docop@vianet.ca
Site Location Community is off Hwy 11 on SW shore of Rainy Lake, approx 2 mi E of Fort Frances
Located In Community Couchiching First Nation
Address 107 Hwy 11
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M3
 
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Intersection Hwy 11 and Frog Creek Rd
Mailing Address RR 2, RMB 2027 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M3
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)