Fort William First Nation

Site: Fort William First Nation Health Centre

Service: Community Addictions, Recovery and Education

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Provides a support group for individuals struggling with/affected by addictions issues 
  • Coordinates group sessions for people to share confidentially about their personal issues 
  • Offers information sessions, guest speakers and education to assist with recovery 
  • Explores available resources to help with overcoming addictions and recovery  
  • Provides referrals to supports if requested
Hours Health Centre: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm 
CARE Group: every Second Tue 6 pm-8 pm
Areas Served Fort William First Nation
Eligibility Members of Fort William First Nation struggling with/affected by addictions issues
Application
  • Operates on a drop-in basis; no registration necessary 
  • Group meets at FWFN Community Centre, Elder's Side
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-622-8802
Fax 807-623-8312
E-Mail reception@fwfn.com
Website www.fwfn.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Loretta Collins, Addictions 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 - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)