health & education

Member Services

We are here to assist the Membership and you may want to know who to contact. Below are listed some of the services you may wish to access. If you are unsure, please contact the Band Office at 1-888-303-7723 toll free or 1-705-856-1993 collect or email the Band Manager and you will be directed to the department or individual who can provide assistance.


Family Support Worker – Teresa Black

  • Provides supervision and  direction to the Health, Wellness and Education Departments
  • Provides community and family needs assessments and service planning
  • Handles referrals to outside agencies
  • Provides parental and family support
  • Works with Dilico Child and Family Services to coordinate events, services and case review

Education/Training/MembershipLinda Peterson

  • Coordinates Health & Wellness programs and training
  • Provides educational counseling to elementary, secondary and post secondary students
  • Administers the Post Secondary Student Support Program and Adult Education programs
  • Maintains Membership mailing database and provides referrals regarding Registrations, Status and Gas Cards

Community Health Promotion Worker & Aboriginal Support Worker – Nancy Andre

  • Coordinates and implements the delivery of health promotion programs
  • Coordinates and provides support through the Cultural Lodge and Special Education Programming
  • Coordinates  programs and events for Youth through the Education system and Cultural Room
  • Provides support through community awareness programs

Community Health RepresentativeLena Andre

  • Provides information and assistance on health programs
  • Coordinates documentation and transportation assistance for medical trips
  • Assists members with accommodation and travel assistance for medical trips
  • Provides information concerning Non-Insured Health Benefits offered by Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Aboriginal Support WorkerLee-Ann Andre Swanson

  • Provides support services  and assistance on health programs
  • Provides Special Education and Education Assistance at the Elementary Schools and the Cultural Lodge

Librarian – Wendy Peterson

  • Provides librarian services, assists with programming Health, Wellness and Youth activities.

Community and Student Transportation Vans – Marcel Lewis, Laverne Lewis

  • Provides regularly scheduled van services between MFN and Wawa.