Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek

Site: Health Office

Service: Holistic Wellness

Description & Services
Public Comments Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC) 
Political Tribal Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty 
 
Health Drop-In Days delivered at following locations: 
  • Beardmore: Health Office 
  • Geraldton: Legion 
  • Jellicoe: Recreation Hall 
  • Nipigon: Curling Club 
  • Thunder Bay: Oliver Road Community Centre
Description (Service) Offers a variety of programs and services to address the health and wellness of families and community environment  
  • Promotes healthy individuals, families and communities  
  • Provides culturally appropriate support services, resources, educational materials, and workshops to address community wellness needs  
  • Endeavors to improve the quality of/access to, culturally appropriate resources, services and education  
  • Provides initiatives to address family violence
 
Program activities include but are not limited to:  
  • Health Drop-in days to Band members in the communities of Beardmore, Thunder Bay, Geraldton, Nipigon and Jellicoe to address health concerns and to offer health-related services and workshops 
  • Social events including Recipe Bingo 
  • Fitness activities such as Zumba sessions 
  • Cultural crafts such as Medicine pouch-making workshops  
  • Coordination of family events including children's days and Christmas dinners
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek
Application Call for more information about program activities
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-875-2785
Toll Free Phone 1-877-669-6606
Fax 807-875-2786
E-Mail gnayanookeesic@aza.ca
Website www.aza.ca
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Primary Contact Georgina Nayanookeesic, Receptionist; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 221
Primary Executive Beverly Goodchild, Holistic Wellness Coordinator; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 258 * (Cell) 807-621-0140; Email: bgoodchild@aza.ca
Alternate Executive Lynda Lynch, Health Coordinator; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 222 * (Cell) 807-632-2434; Email: llynch@aza.ca
Site Location Health office is located in separate building next door to the Band Office
Located In Community Beardmore
Address Health Office
204 Main St
Beardmore, ON P0T 1G0
 
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Intersection Main St and Hwy 11
Mailing Address PO Box 120 
Beardmore, ON P0T 1G0
Physical Access Not 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)