Seine River First Nation

Site: Resource Building

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
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 
  • Provides transportation to all meetings and workshops upon request
 
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 
  • Regular phone calls and home visits  
  • Referrals to Band services, social services, detoxification and treatment centres and medical assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Alcoholics Anonymous/Support meetings: times vary, call office to confirm dates
Areas Served Seine River First Nation
Eligibility Members of Seine River First Nation struggling with/affected by addictions issues
Application Transportation requests should be made at least one day prior to event
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-599-2224
Fax 807-599-1132
E-Mail norman.girard@hotmail.com
Primary Contact Norman Girard, NNADAP Coordinator; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2026
Primary Executive Frances Kabatay, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2007; Email: frankabatay@yahoo.ca
Site Location Community is on shore of Wild Potato Lake, 1 km S of Horsecollar Junction on Hwy 11, located 50 km W of Atikokan
Located In Community Seine River First Nation
Address 56 Riverside Rd E
Seine River First Nation, ON P0W 1H0
 
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Intersection Horsecollar Junction Rd and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 124 
Mine Centre, ON P0W 1H0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)