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Wauzhushk Onigum Nation

Community Wellness Worker


Description
Supports reduction or prevention of family and community violence
  • Provides victim service referrals and emergency support for family violence
  • Works one-on-one with families experiencing family violence to develop a plan of action for identified concerns
  • Provides referrals to counselling, legal services, and treatment centres
  • Offers Indigenous culture-based healing, self-help processes for anger management, and positive self-image development; alternative discipline methods and positive relationships
  • Organizes and facilitates community events in schools, powwows, and health fairs to promote a healthy lifestyle and prevention of family violence
  • Develops programs, workshops, promotions, and prevention education campaigns dealing with family-based violence awareness
Eligibility
Members of Wauzhushk Onigum Nation and their children who are experiencing family violence or struggling with maintaining a healthy lifestyle
Application Process
Call for information
Office
807-548-6340 - Medical Building
Fax
807-548-5035
Web Site
http://wonation.org/index.php
Mailing Address
PO Box 1850
c/o Medical Clinic
Kenora, ON, P9N 3X8
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Stephen Powassin, Community Wellness Worker
Email: jack_fish_07@hotmail.com
Health Director
Linda Copenace
Email: linda.copenace@yahoo.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 8, 2022
Address
Golf Course Rd
Wauzhushk Onigum/Rat Portage First Nation, ON, P9N 3X8
  • Wauzhushk Onigum Medical Building is located at the end of Golf Course Rd
  • Situated near Biindigen Learning Centre

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1600
Tue
0900 - 1600
Wed
0900 - 1600
Thu
0900 - 1600
Fri
0900 - 1600

Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation