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Thessalon First Nation

Traditional Health Program


Description
Provides community members with cultural awareness and traditional teachings
  • Teaches and assists community members in the art of regalia making
  • Offers the traditional teachings behind the different regalia
  • Provides workshops for skilled crafts such as traditional pipes, drums, rattles, moccasins, baskets and beading
  • Provides services of skilled medicine people who teach how to identify local medicines used for minor ailments
  • Provides a healing lodge for cultural ceremonies
Provides the health modalities of:
  • Medicine walks
  • Seasonal ceremonies
  • Sweat lodge ceremonies
  • Talking circles
  • Traditional cedar baths
  • Traditional stress management
  • Traditional healer services
Eligibility
Members of Thessalon First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Office
705-842-2670 - Health Centre
Fax
705-842-0282
Web Site
https://www.thessalonfirstnation.ca/
Languages
English
Contact
Violet McLean, Traditional Health and Healing Worker
Email: vmclean.tfn@vianet.ca
Phone: 705-842-2670 Ext 226
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 29, 2021
Address
Health & Social Services Centre, 32 Sugarbush Rd
Thessalon First Nation, ON, P0R 1L0
  • Health Centre is located at Sugarbush Rd in Thessalon First Nation
  • Situated near the Administration Building

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 to 1600
Tue
0830 to 1600
Wed
0830 to 1600
Thu
0830 to 1600
Fri
0830 to 1600

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Summer Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12:30 pm, 1 pm-4 pm; Fri 8:30 am-1 pm
Service Area(s)
Thessalon First Nation