Gull Bay First Nation

Site: Gull Bay Health Clinic

Service: National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Provides services and support for individuals and families struggling with addiction issues 
  • Offers Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings when required 
  • Provides transportation to all meetings and workshops upon request
 
Prevention 
  • Provides public seminars/meetings to raise community awareness of alcohol, drug abuse and gambling addictions 
  • Holds educational sessions in schools  
  • Coordinates cultural and spiritual events
 
Intervention 
  • Facilitates recreational activities and social events  
  • Provides individual and group discussions  
  • Offers cultural and spiritual gatherings
 
Aftercare Services
 
Provides the following services aimed at preventing alcohol and drug abuse problems from reoccurring: 
  • Counselling, sharing circles and support groups  
  • Regular phone calls and home visits  
  • Referrals to band services, social services, detoxification and treatment centres and medical assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Gull Bay First Nation struggling with/affected by addictions issues
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-982-2104
Fax 807-982-2232
E-Mail info@gbfn.ca
Website www.gullbayfirstnation.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Bertha Bouchard, Health Support Services
Alternate Contact Trina Wanakamik, Referral Clerk
Site Location Community is approx 175 km N of Thunder Bay on Hwy 527 along W shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address Gull Bay Health Clinic
Front St
Gull Bay, ON P0T 1P0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Gull Bay Health Clinic 
PO Box 29100 
McIntyre Centre 
1186 Memorial Ave 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6P9
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)