Nipigon District Family Health Team

Site: Nipigon

Service: Addictions Support Group

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers a peer led, community based support group for individuals struggling with an addiction or dependency 
  • Utilizes a harm reduction approach for substance use or dependency
Hours Every second Thu 7 pm
Areas Served Beardmore ; Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation ; Dorion ; Hurkett ; Nipigon ; Red Rock ; Red Rock Indian Band
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals struggling with an addiction or dependency
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-887-5645
Fax 807-887-1645
Primary Contact Deana Renaud, Social Worker; Phone: 807-887-5252 ext 227
Primary Executive Colette Shwetz, Executive Director; Email:
Site Location Nipigon District Memorial Hospital, Multi-Purpose Room
Located In Community Nipigon
Address Nipigon Distirct Memorial Hospital
125 Hogan Rd
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
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Intersection Hogan Rd and 1 St
Mailing Address Jackson Hughes Medical Centre 
123 Hogan Rd 
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
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)