Namaygoosisagagun First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Health Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Coordinates health and health-related services for community members including but not limited to: 
  • Child advocacy 
  • Elders meals 
  • Health promotion and healthy family development 
  • Health related workshops and presentations throughout the year such as diabetes awareness 
  • Healthy food baskets for children six years of age and younger 
  • Medical Transportation 
  • Water testing
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Collins
Eligibility Members of Namaygoosisagagun First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Collins Band Office 807-583-1845 
Thunder Bay Band Office 807-626-1780
Fax Collins 807-583-1848 
Thunder Bay 807-626-8126
E-Mail namaygoo@tbaytel.net
Website www.namaygoosisagagun.ca
Primary Contact Ruthie Cook, Community Wellness Worker
Primary Executive Helen Angela Paavola, Chief; Phone: 807-626-1780; Email: chiefnfn@tbaytel.net
Site Location Community is 33 km W of Armstrong near Onamakawash Lake, on the N shore of Collins Lake, NW of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Collins
Address Band Office
Collins, ON P0V 1M0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Namaygoosisagagun Band Office 
684 City Rd, Unit 16 
Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1K3
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)
Elections Chief and Band Council members elected under the Indian Act Electoral system every 2 years; next election Dec 2018