Biigtigong Nishnaabeg

Site: Biidaaban Healing Lodge

Service: Healing Lodge

Description & Services
Public Comments Able to offer the following programs when enough program participants have been identified: 
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics 
  • Compulsive Overeating 
  • Self-Parenting
Description (Service)
  • Operates a 12 unit residential treatment facility 
  • Provides treatment over a 10 day period
 
Offers the following programs on a rotational basis:
 
Anger Management  
  • Provides a comprehensive understanding of the stages and cycles of anger, how it impacts lives, and tools for dealing with anger 
  • Offers individual counselling 
  • Teaches skills and techniques for dealing with their anger
 
Grief and Abandonment 
  • Provides a comprehensive understanding of the stages and cycles of grief, how grief and loss have impacted lives, and tools for dealing with grief 
  • Offers individual counselling 
  • Provides peer support 
  • Offers group therapy
 
Sexual Abuse Program 
  • Provide a safe, supportive environment to examine the impact sexual abuse, physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually 
  • Assists with prioritizing issues into an actionable plan as it relates to the holistic healing model 
  • Provides individual counselling 
  • Offers peer support 
  • Offers group therapy 
  • Emphasizes acceptance, forgiveness and letting go of the past
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek First Nation ; Armstrong ; Beardmore ; Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation ; Dorion ; Fort William First Nation ; Ginoogaming First Nation ; Long Lake 58 First Nation ; Longlac ; MacDiarmid ; Manitouwadge ; Marathon ; Michipicoten First Nation ; Nipigon ; Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation ; Pays Plat First Nation ; Pic Mobert First Nation ; Red Rock ; Red Rock Indian Band ; Rossport ; Schreiber ; Thunder Bay District ; Wawa ; White River ; Whitesand First Nation ; Pearl
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
First Nation and M├ętis individuals
Application
  • Requires completed application 
  • Physician required to complete medical section of the application form
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-3592
Toll Free Phone 1-888-432-7102
Fax 807-229-0308
E-Mail request@biidaaban.com
Website www.biidaaban.com
Primary Contact Angela Desmoulin, Executive Coordinator
Primary Executive Andrea Michano Mitchell, Executive Director
Located In Community Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation
Address Highway 61
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 219 
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Funding Federal - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS)