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Contact Information
Office Phone Health Clinic 613-748-5999 ; Programs and Administration 613-748-0657 ; Dental Clinic 613-746-8314
Fax Health Clinic 613-748-0550 ; Programs and Administration 613-748-9364
E-Mail info@wabano.com
Website www.wabano.com
Primary Contact Pierrette Tessier, Executive Assistant; Phone: 613-748-0657 ext 213; Email: ptessier@wabano.com
Volunteer Coordinator Pierette Vezina, Volunteer Coordinator; Email: volunteer@wabano.com
Primary Executive Ms Allison Fisher, Executive Director; Phone: 613-748-5999
Alternate Executive Joanne Soucie, Director of Health Services; Phone: 613-748-0657 ext 248; Email: jsoucie@wabano.com
Address & Map
299 Montreal Rd
Ottawa, ON K1L 6B8
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Aboriginal health centre focused on family and community health

Culturally sensitive approach that welcomes, accepts and represents all Aboriginal Peoples

Health and Community Services:
* family physicians by appointment
* walk-in clinic and laboratory services
* dental clinic for children, youth, and seniors
* anonymous human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing and counselling
* perinatal care, post natal support group, breastfeeding support and Baby Wellness Clinic
* client advocate
* cultural events programming - including drum circles, medicine walks, sweatlodge ceremonies, Elder consultations, and more
* community kitchens
* homeless outreach
* Housing First support
* seniors circle
* dental clinic

Mental Health Services:
* counselling, including Walk-in Counselling services
* addictions counselling
* individual, couples, and family therapy
* Honouring Sisters In Recovery (addictions group for Aboriginal women) and Men's Circle (addictions and support group for Aboriginal men)
* beading group

Education:
* diabetes
* Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
* healthy living and fitness
* HIV/AIDS education
* smoking cessation

Youth Programs:
* Wasa Nabin (homework support)
* Youth Diversion outreach
* Youth Reintegration
* Community Drug Prevention Program
* After School Program
* Healthy Kids Community Challenge
* Homework Club - Gdo Wiidookoon

Hours Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-5:30 pm 
Walk-in Health Clinic Mon 1 pm-4:40 pm * Tue, Thu 1 pm-4:40 pm, 5:40 pm-7:20 pm * Wed 9 am-11:40 am, 1 pm-4:40 pm * Fri 9 am-11:40 am,1 pm-4:40 pm 
Walk-in Counselling Clinic Tue, Thu 11:30 am-6:30 pm * Wed 9:30 am-4 pm 
Honouring Sisters in Recovery Group Tue 5 pm-7:30 pm 
Men's Circle Thu 5 pm-8 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Persons of Indigenous heritage: First Nations, Inuit and Métis * dental clinic for Aboriginal youth 17 and under who are covered under the Non-Insured Health Benefits, Healthy Smiles Ontario, or Children’s Aid Society and for Aboriginal adults who are covered for services under the Non-Insured Health Benefits, Ontario Works, or the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
Application Walk-in or call to apply
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - for Aboriginal languages
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/WabanoCentre
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/WabanoHealth
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/WabanoHealthCentre
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Funding Provincial ; Grants - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 873580690 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Resources on health * Newsletter
Date Updated 10 Dec 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Art Therapy ; Breastfeeding Support Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Community Health Centres ~ Indigenous Communities ; Dental Hygiene ~ Older Adults ; Dental Hygiene ~ Youth ; Food Preparation Facilities ; General Counselling Services ; HIV Testing ; Holistic Health Care ; Homework Help Programs ; Medical Laboratories ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Men ; Smoking/Vaping Cessation ; Street Outreach Programs ; Traditional Indigenous Healing ; Well Baby Care ~ Indigenous Communities ; Wellness Programs ~ Cancer ; Wellness Programs ~ Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

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