Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek

Site: Health Office

Service: Good Food Box Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Tribal Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Operates a community-based food purchasing system that makes fresh fruits and vegetables available to community members  
  • Offers all the groceries/ingredients needed to make a healthy meal along with the recipe  
  • Provides a bi-monthly newsletter with healthy recipes, storage tips and helpful information as well as locations and times of Food Box program
 
Good Food Box pick-up locations: 
  • Beardmore - Health & Finance Office (next to Band Office) 
  • Geraldton - Legion (Main St) 
  • Thunder Bay - Oliver Rd Community Centre
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
For times/dates/locations of Food Box pick-up call the Health Office
Areas Served Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Animbiigoo Zaagi'igan Anishinaabek
Application Requirements for Food Box include: 
  • Registration order required; must specify only one site for pick-up 
  • One food box per household 
  • Empty box must be returned 
  • No one is allowed to pick up for another person 
  • Delivery not available 
  • Requires sign-in, participation and evaluation of program
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 Executive Lynda Lynch, Manager of Health and Social Services; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 222 * (Cell) 807-632-2434; Email: llynch@aza.ca
Alternate Executive Beverly Goodchild, Holistic Wellness; Phone: 807-875-2785 ext 258 * (Cell) 807-621-0140; Email: bgoodchild@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)