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Métis Nation of Ontario

Thunder Bay Métis Council - Community Wellness Worker Program


Description
Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch
  • Promotes healthy lifestyles through culturally based programs and healing
  • Aims to reduce family violence
Provides assistance for individuals to identify areas of concern and to develop action plans to address concerns through the following:
  • Sharing of appropriate information with related health and social agencies and providing referrals
  • Crisis intervention education and workshops
  • Illness prevention and wellness planning, information and education
  • Traditional sharing circles
  • Community outreach education to promote cultural awareness
Also provides:
  • Assistance with completing forms of any kind
  • Accessing existing programs and services
  • Peer counselling for any identified concerns
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Métis individuals affected by family violence and/or health concerns
Application Process
Intake assessment required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- no automatic push button available; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 5, 2021