Nipigon District Family Health Team

Site: Nipigon

Service: Smoking Cessation Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists and educates individuals on how to create a successful plan to quit smoking 
  • Provides one-on-one counselling to address smoking 
  • Helps individuals with stress management, coping strategies, triggers to smoking, and smoking cessation aids
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beardmore ; Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation ; Dorion ; Hurkett ; Nipigon ; Red Rock ; Red Rock Indian Band
Eligibility Individuals motivated to quit smoking
Application Referrals are accepted from: 
  • Interdisciplinary health care professional 
  • Primary Care Provider 
  • Self
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-887-5645
Fax 807-887-1645
Primary Contact Jamie Keay, Community Service Worker; Phone: 807-887-5748
Primary Executive Colette Shwetz, Executive Director; Email:
Site Location Nipigon District Memorial hospital
Located In Community Nipigon
Address Nipigon District Memorial hospital
125 Hogan Rd
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
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Intersection Hogan Rd and 1 St
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)