Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates an Aboriginal Community Health Centre
Agency Services
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health 
  • Operates an Aboriginal Community Health Centre 
  • Offers primary health care, clinical services, and health examinations 
  • Offers culturally appropriate programs and services for Aboriginals, combining traditional healing and Western medical practices 
  • Offers a Fetal Alcohol Syndrome/Fetal Alcohol Effects Project to help support women not to drink alcohol during pregnancy so as to avoid Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) birth defects or Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE) birth defects 
  • Offers Diabetes treatment and management
 
Programs offered include: 
  • Healthy Kindred Kitchen 
  • Immunization Clinic 
  • Wholistic Healing 
  • Life Skills 
  • Healthy Choices 
  • Community Kitchens 
  • Community Access Program (CAP) -- free internet access 
  • Pre/Postnatal Support, food vouchers and milk coupons 
  • Child care and bus tickets also available to participants
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Aboriginal, M├ętis, and Non-Status individuals
Application
  • Call or visit 
  • Health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Languages English ; Cree ; Ojibway ; Oji-Cree
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-0383
Fax 807-623-0135
E-Mail admin@anishnawbe-mushkiki.org
Website mushkiki.com
Primary Contact Sheila Meekis, Receptionist and Secretary
Alternate Contact Elaine Bagdon, Medical Secretary
Primary Executive Michael Hardy, Executive Director
Site Location Chapple Building
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 101 Syndicate Ave N
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 3V4
 
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Intersection Syndicate Ave N and Leith St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integrated Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)