Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre

Site: Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre

Service: Mental Health and Addictions Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Satellite Office in Pickle Lake: 
Times, dates and location vary; call Sioux Lookout office to make arrangements
Description (Service) Provides a broad spectrum of mental health and addiction services
 
Services offered include but not limited to:  
  • Provides drug and alcohol assessments 
  • Offers case management and forensic case management 
  • Provides mental health and addictions counselling 
  • Offers problem gambling counselling 
  • Provides community outreach and education
 
Share for Hope Program 
  • Provides weekly visits to Out of The Cold Shelter by community volunteers (survivors) 
  • Volunteers speak and offer encouragement about topics such as addictions, homelessness, family violence and grief
 
Also offers: 
  • A satellite office in Pickle Lake two days per month
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dinorwic ; Hudson ; Lac Seul ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pickle Lake ; Sioux Lookout
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Addiction services available to individuals 12 years of age and older
 
Client required to: 
  • Be respectful and prepared to work on issues 
  • Arrive clean and sober 
  • Cancel 24 hours in advance if unable to make appointment
Application
  • Intake assessment required 
  • All addictions clients under the age of 16 years must have a Consent to Treatment of Youth form signed at office at time of intake by a parent or guardian 
  • Open to referrals from any source
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway, Oji-Cree available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1275
Toll Free Phone 1-877-737-1275
Fax 807-737-5270
Website www.slmhc.on.ca/ccas.htm
Primary Executive Lindsay Gillett, Manager, Mental Health and Addictions Program; Phone: 807-737-2877 ext 4859; Email: lgillett@slmhc.on.ca
Site Location Meno Ya Win Health Centre
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 1 Meno Ya Win Way
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A8
 
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Intersection Meno Ya Win Way and 7th Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 506 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)