Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Supports reduction or prevention of family and community violence  
  • Provides victim service referrals and emergency support for family violence  
  • Works one-on-one with families experiencing family violence to develop a plan of action for identified concerns  
  • Provides referrals to counselling, legal services, and treatment centres  
  • Offers Aboriginal culture-based healing, self-help processes for anger management, and positive self-image development; alternative discipline methods and positive relationships  
  • Organizes and facilitates community events in schools, powwows, and health fairs to promote a healthy lifestyle and prevention of family violence  
  • Develops programs, workshops, promotions, and prevention education campaigns dealing with family-based violence awareness
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek (Rocky Bay First Nation) and their children who are experiencing family violence or struggling with maintaining a healthy lifestyle
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-885-3312
Fax 807-885-3420
E-Mail lcook@rockybayfn.ca
Website www.rockybayfn.ca
Primary Contact Theresa Guimond, Family Support Worker; Email: tguimond@rockybayfn.ca
Primary Executive Lorraine Cook, Office Manager and Community Health Service Worker; Phone: 807-885-3204; Fax: 807-885-3206
Site Location Community is approx 160 km NE of Thunder Bay, adjacent to town of MacDiarmid off Hwy 11 and along SE shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address 502 Spirit Bay Rd, Rocky Bay Reserve
MacDiarmid, ON P0T 2B0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)