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Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

Health Centre


Description
Offers a health centre providing family medical care, mental health services and many community-based health programs
  • Coordinates health care services through Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Community Health Nurses, Dietitian and a Diabetes Team and other health care professionals
  • Provides health awareness and counselling, education and prevention workshops and seminars
  • Coordinates clinics/workshops in areas that may include Diabetes, Foot Care, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
  • Offers a medicine lodge for culturally appropriate services through traditional healers
  • Coordinates health initiatives/activities such as health fairs for different age groups
Addresses individual health care needs by providing:
  • Intake services to determine health needs of individual
  • Coordination of one-on-one prenatal/postnatal care with the community health nurse
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals
  • Outdoor trips in group settings for residential school survivors
  • Parent involvement and resources to reduce the incidence of head lice in the schools
  • Speech and language assessments, treatment and training with special needs workers
  • Supports a Walk-In Clinic
Also supports services of:
  • Chiropractor
  • Dental Clinic
  • Optometrist
  • Psychologist
Comments
  • Chiropractor located at Wikwemikong Health Centre, ph 705-859-3169 (Tuesdays only)
  • Dental Clinic located at 15 Complex Dr, ph 705-859-3476
  • Optometrist, ph 705-859-2988
Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1600
Tue
0800 - 1600
Wed
0800 - 1600
Thu
0800 - 1600
Fri
0800 - 1600

Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm
Eligibility
Members of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory
Application Process
  • Appointments required
  • Must present valid health card (OHIP) and certificate of Indian status (if applicable)
  • Recommends calling at least 24 hours in advance to cancel an appointment; calling earlyin the day is appreciated
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 10, 2021