Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Promotes healthy individuals, families and communities  
  • Focus is for building a healing strategy beginning with leadership and extending to each community member
 
Healing Strategy components can include the following: 
  • Administers a voluntary drug-testing program for community members in leadership roles and posts results on website 
  • Works to address the root causes of substance use/addiction and the harms associated with it  
  • Provides information on family violence, strategies to stop it and healthy relationships  
  • Facilitates group talking circles  
  • Offers individual peer counselling  
  • Provides advocacy between individual and organizations and agencies  
  • Hosts traditional gatherings including traditional teachings and feasts  
  • Provides referrals to needed community supports and services
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Fort William First Nation
Eligibility Members of Fort William First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-623-9543
Fax 807-623-8312
E-Mail reception@fwfn.com
Website www.fwfn.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Loretta Collins, Addictions and Wellness Worker; Phone: 807-623-9543 ext 207; Email: LorettaCollins@fwfn.com
Primary Executive Renee Boucher, Director of Youth and Social Development; Phone: 807-623-9543 ext 260; Email: ReneeB@fwfn.com
Site Location Fort William Reserve is located on W shore of Lake Superior, south of and adjacent to the city of Thunder Bay
Located In Community Fort William First Nation
Address 90 Anemki Dr, Suite 100
Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1L3
 
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Intersection Anemki Dr and Mission Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)