Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre

Site: Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre

Service: Assault Care and Treatment Program

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides information, nursing care and treatment services for individuals who have been sexually assaulted or have experienced intimate partner violence
 
Offers any/all of the following optional services: 
  • A safe place to be heard 
  • Advocacy for the rights and safety of the survivor 
  • Appropriate legal documentation of injuries 
  • Care and treatment 
  • Collection of accurate forensic evidence 
  • Emergency contraceptive pill (if within 72 hours of assault) 
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing 
  • Referrals to counselling and community agencies 
  • Treatment for sexually transmitted infections
 
Child and Youth Prevention Services 
  • Provides support and prevention services for children and youth focused on bullying, healthy relationships, teen dating violence and intimate partner abuse 
  • Partners with local schools, parents and community services to provide interactive presentations/workshops
 
Member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Emergency Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Alcona ; Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Deer Lake First Nation ; Dinorwic ; Drayton Township ; Eabametoong First Nation ; Fort Severn First Nation ; Hudson ; Kasabonika Lake First Nation ; Keewaywin First Nation ; Kingfisher Lake First Nation ; Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Marten Falls First Nation ; McDowell Lake First Nation ; Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation ; Mishkeegogamang First Nation ; Muskrat Dam First Nation ; Neskantaga First Nation ; Nibinamik First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; North Spirit Lake First Nation ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pickle Lake ; Pikangikum First Nation ; Poplar Hill First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Sandy Lake First Nation ; Savant Lake ; Sioux Lookout ; Slate Falls First Nation ; Wabauskang First Nation ; Wabigoon Lake First Nation ; Wapekeka First Nation ; Wawakapewin First Nation ; Webequie First Nation ; Wunnumin Lake First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals who have been sexually assaulted within 72 hours or individuals who have experienced intimate partner violence within 5 days 
  • Intimate Violence services (domestic abuse) available for females 16 years of age and older
 
Child and Youth Prevention Services 
  • Children and youth 17 years of age and under
Application Call or report to Emergency Department
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-6565
Crisis Phone 1-866-888-8988
Fax 807-737-7898
E-Mail act@slmhc.on.ca
Website www.slmhc.on.ca/act
Primary Executive Sue Anderson, Director, Patient Care Services; Phone: 807-737-6574; Fax: 807-737-6287; Email: suanderson@slmhc.on.ca
Alternate Executive Rita Demetzer, Manager, Communications and Community Development; Phone: (Cell) 807-738-3643 * 807-737-6536; Fax: 807-737-6246; Email: rdemetzer@slmhc.on.ca
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 1 Meno Ya Win Way
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B4
 
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Intersection Meno Ya Win Way and 7th Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 909 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)