Health Center & Family Services

Our goal at the Health Centre is to focus on providing continuous, reliable programming that focuses on holistic health and healing. The health team always strives to maintain reliability and confidentiality.

Positions Include:

Director of Health & Family Services, Community Health Nurse, Home Care Nurses, Homemaker, Mental & Wellness Counsellor, Outreach Worker, Social Assistance Clerk, Intake Assistant, Family Support Worker, Community Health Representative, Recreation Coordinator, Administrative Assistant, Health Receptionist.

The SFN Health & Family Services Department offer several services which include the following:

Nursing

  • Immunizations
  • Flu Clinics
  • Naloxone training
  • Screening activities
  • Treatment activities
  • Prenatal care (Clinics, Lunches, Biweekly gift cards ETC.)
  • Postpartum care
  • Newborn and Youth Care
  • Injury prevention

Recreation

  • Yoga
  • Camp Sagitawa Christian Camp
  • Family movie nights
  • Elders swim
  • Elder golfing
  • After school programming
  • Powder King Day trips
  • Science Camp
  • Boot Camp
  • Volleyball
  • Foodie Fix

Outreach

  • One on one contact with community members
  • Assist in accessing health, housing and social services
  • Assist in enhancing life skills and promoting healthy lifestyle activities
  • Advocating on behalf of clients and/or supporting them to advocate for themselves
  • Collaboration & coordination of services with appropriate community agencies
  • Liaising with hospitals and community agencies

Tsow Tun Le Lum

The Tsow Tun Le Lum traditional healers provide programs that address the issues of addictions and substance abuse, and that support the survivors of trauma and residential schools. Their mission is to strengthen the ability of First Nations people to live healthy, happy lives and to have pride in their native identity.

Community Health Representative

  • Elders Day away, Lunch Bingo.
  • COHI
  • Acupuncture Clinics
  • Men’s group
  • Optometry Clinic
  • Parenting power tools

Mental Wellness

  • Adult and youth services
  • Direct counselling
  • Community based supports
  • Cultural supports

Family Support

  • Advocacy and support
  • Healthy lifestyles and health choices
  • Family violence prevention

Home Care

  • Diabetes education
  • Home visits
  • Community activities

Social Assistance

  • Social development
  • Income assistance
  • Assisted living