Health & Wellness

In recognition of the whole person, seek to achieve individual and community balance and well-being; mentally, physically, spiritually, emotionally and environmentally.


  • Establish and support holistic and healthy community lifestyles.
  • Promote prevention through education and awareness.
  • Empower and encourage those who have made proactive changes in their lifestyles.

The Nigigoonsiminikaaning Health Office

Office Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 4:30

  • Provides referral services to Gizhewaadiziwin Access Center, Fort Frances Clinic and the Fort Frances Dental Centre.
  • Hosts Clinics by local Health Service providers
  • Community Health Services by C.H.N.

Contact Information

Mary McGinnis, Community Health Representative, Extension –
Medical Transportation
, Extension – 205email: medvan@nigig.caMegan Ross, Health Director, Extension – 204email:
Kathy Windigo,
Health Worker,  Extension – 202email:

Hannah Allan, Health Assistant,  Extension – 233

Nigigoonsiminikaaning Health Office
Phone:  807.481.2559
Fax:      807.481.2578

Medical Transportation Van
Phone: 807.275.9983