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Weechi It Te Win Family Services

Family Counselling Program


Description
Delivers a range of family counselling and child protection services
  • Offers community based family counselling for children, teens, men, women and families as a group
  • Provides clinical assessments and case management services
  • Provides services of traditional healers
  • Offers community workshops to raise awareness of issues affecting families including substance abuse and family violence
  • Works with other service providers in developing programs and services aimed at high risk groups
  • Supports community initiatives that promote family healing such as traditional gatherings
Areas of counselling and therapy can include:
  • Anger management
  • Conflict resolution
  • Depression
  • Family breakup
  • Grief issues
  • Physical and sexual violence
  • Self esteem problems
  • Suicide issues
Provides services based on following principles:
  • Band directed
  • Community based and oriented
  • Family focused
  • Native
  • Non authoritarian
  • Non judgmental
  • Respectful
Eligibility
  • Must be a member of any of the 10 First Nations communities in the Rainy Lake Tribal Region either on/off-reserve
  • Children 18 years of age and younger, and their families and alternative caregivers
Application Process
Intake assessment required
Toll Free
1-800-465-2911
Office
807-274-3201
Fax
807-274-8435
After Hours Phone
807-274-3201 - Leave message and call will be returned within 30 minutes
Web Site
https://www.weechi.ca
Email
laurie.rose@weechi.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 812
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3N1
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Anthony Andrusco, Clinical Services Coordinator
Email: anthony.andrusco@weechi.ca
Phone: 807-274-3201 Ext 2415
Fees
None
Documents Required
Intake assessment
Accessibility
Fully accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 22, 2022
Address
1455 Idylwild Dr, Nanicost Building
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3M3
  • Functions as the main office located in the Nanicost Building at Idylwild Dr
  • Closest intersection is at Idylwild Dr and School Rd just off Hwy 11

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 to 1700
Tue
0830 to 1700
Wed
0830 to 1700
Thu
0830 to 1700
Fri
0830 to 1700

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing First Nation
  • Couchiching First Nation
  • Lac La Croix First Nation
  • Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
  • Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
  • Naicatchewenin First Nation
  • Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
  • Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation
  • Onigaming First Nation
  • Rainy River District
  • Rainy River First Nation
  • Seine River First Nation