Matawa First Nations Management

Site: Matawa First Nations Management

Service: Health and Social Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides advisory, advocacy and technical support services in all areas of health and wellness programs 
  • Collaborates with the Matawa Health and Social Services Task Group comprised of Health Directors from member communities, to oversee the management and administration of regional funded projects
 
Services are provided in the following areas: 
  • Advocacy for patient and client services 
  • Coordination of meetings 
  • Crisis management and intervention 
  • Domestic abuse affecting women and children 
  • Educational information 
  • Feedback and direction for member communities 
  • General information/resources about health and social services 
  • Research
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aroland First Nation ; Constance Lake First Nation ; Eabametoong First Nation ; Ginoogaming First Nation ; Long Lake 58 First Nation ; Marten Falls First Nation ; Neskantaga First Nation ; Nibinamik First Nation ; Webequie First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations
Application Services are accessed at a local level, contact Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-344-4575
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-2249
Fax 807-344-2977
E-Mail reception@matawa.on.ca
Website www.matawa.on.ca
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Primary Contact Rebecca Mattinas, Health Administrative Assistant; Phone: 807-346-6527; Email: rmattinas@matawa.on.ca
Primary Executive Francine Pellerin, Health Director; Email: fpellerin@matawa.on.ca
Alternate Executive David Paul Achneepineskum, Chief Executive Officer; Email: davidpaul@matawa.on.ca
Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 233 Court St S
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 2X9
 
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Intersection Court St S and John St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Main and upper levels ; Lower levels not accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)