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Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority
Nodin Child and Family Intervention Services

Provides mental health services for First Nation individuals and families in the Sioux Lookout area
Provides the following services:
  • Intake, assessment and case management services
  • Individual and family counselling for various issues including but not limited to, bereavement, grief, family violence, suicide
  • Education, resources and training seminars in northern First Nation communities on mental health issues
Also provides the following programs and services:
Acute Care Services
  • Provides intensive counselling for individuals requiring acute care services
Special Needs Program
  • Offers case management and mental health services for children and youth with special needs including emotional, developmental and/or intellectual problems
  • Provides support to parents/families in accessing other resources and financial assistance
  • Offers advocacy on behalf of clients/families for other services
Specialty Sessions
  • Coordinates specialty clinics including psychiatry, tele-psychiatry, psychology and art therapy
  • Provides tele-conferencing with Sick Children's Hospital and other health providers
  • Offers education and information sessions with visiting specialists
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
First Nation individuals of all ages experiencing mental health issues
Acute Care Services
  • Individuals experiencing severe mental health issues and requiring prompt intervention
Special Needs Program
  • Children and youth 0-18 years of age with multi-complex special needs

Residency Requirements: 33 First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout region
Application Process
Intake assessment required for all services
Acute Care Services
  • Requires referral from medical doctor
Special Needs and Specialty Sessions
  • Open to referrals from any source
Specialty Sessions
  • Requires prior arrangements to be made
Partially Accessible - Parking -- One designated parking space; Entrance -- Accessible from street level with front door buzzer; Washroom -- Accessible with bar in washroom
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
November 5, 2019

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