Description (Service) Health centre providing family medical care and community-based health programs * team of nurses and other health care providers * referral to other regional health services 
Culturally appropriate programs and services for Aboriginals, combining traditional health and Western medical practices * aims to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health 
Provides a variety of health services including: 
* health information  
* oral health  
* counselling services 
* nutrition services  
* aging at home support program  
* healthy babies/healthy children program  
* Christian Island addiction and mental health program  
Medical transportation program - Coordinates medical transportation services and assists with medical appointments in other communities 
Circle of Care - Programs and services to help individuals remain independent as long as possible at home in their own community * services include personal support work, nursing, social work, respite care, palliative care, homemaking, educational and wellness programs and functions, day services (ages 55 and over), meals on wheels Tuesdays and Thursdays (only those eligible based on medical and financial assessments), maintenance (minor repairs), loan cupboard – medical assistive devices, recreational activities and referrals to other service providers
Service Details
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Christian Island
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Call or visit
Languages English ; Ojibway - Programs, traditional activities such sweat lodges
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Christian Island
Address & Map
156 Mkade Kegwin Miikan
Christian Island, ON L9M 0A9
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-247-2035
Fax 705-247-2006
Primary Contact Dagmar Sandy, Acting Health Director; Phone: ext 334

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