Beaverhouse First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Family Well Being Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
 
Family Well-Being Program, Head Office - Nishnawbe Aski Nation, 100 Back St, Unit 200, Thunder Bay, ON P7J 1L2 
Phone 807-625-4939, toll-free 1-800-465-9952, fax 807-623-7730
Description (Service) Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) initiative to assist each Indigenous community to design and deliver their own holistic, prevention-focused services/programs and cultural supports to promote a healthy community and support families as needed in the community 
  • Focus is on improving the overall health and well-being of communities and to empower families to build healthy relationships 
  • Works to eliminate family violence, the number of youth involved in the justice system and the number of children in care
 
Activities and programs provided can include but are not limited to the following: 
  • Activities that revitalize Native language 
  • Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and intervention 
  • Community events such as feasts 
  • Family circles, counselling and child/youth support groups 
  • Referrals to other programs and services 
  • School programs 
  • Traditional land-based healing events
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beaverhouse First Nation
Eligibility Members of Beaverhouse First Nation
Application All health programs and services administered through the Band Office
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-567-2022
Fax 705-567-1143
E-Mail bhfn@ntl.sympatico.ca
Primary Contact Jessica Cashmore, Family Well Being Program Coordinator; Email: bhfn-community@hotmail.com
Primary Executive Wendy Kitty Milligan, Health Director
Alternate Executive Marlene Souriol, Receptionist
Site Location Band Office located in Kirkland Lake
Located In Community Kirkland Lake
Address 26 Station Rd N
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3L1
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 1022 
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3L1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2017
Funding Regional / Municipal - Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) ; Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)