Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars 
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Offers prenatal and postpartum health care 
  • Offers wellness groups for men and women 
  • Provides smoking cessation counselling 
  • Provides First Aid/CPR courses 
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual 
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals 
  • Education and information about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE) 
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs 
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
 
Oversees the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children, including Community Kitchen and Foodbank 
  • Diabetes Support Group
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Moose Factory
Eligibility Members of Moose Cree First Nation
Application Call to register for programs or book appointment
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-658-4220
Fax 705-658-4136
E-Mail info@creecable.com
Website www.moosecree.com
Primary Contact Christina Linklater, Community Health Coordinator; Email: christina.linklater@moosecree.com
Alternate Contact Thomas Jolly, Community Health Representative; Email: thomas.jolly@moosecree.com
Site Location Community is on Factory Island near mouth of Moose River on James Bay, 300 km N of Timmins
Located In Community Moose Factory
Address Moose Factory
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Centre 
PO Box 190 
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (North East LHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)