Supporting First Nation
communities, with a wholistic
approach to health & wellness.

Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services

VISION: Mino ayawin (good health). 

Mission:

We are a centre of excellence and a leader in innovative health care guided by the seven Grandfather teachings of the Anishinaabe inspiring knowledge, strength and empowerment for the purpose of lifelong Mino ayawin (good health).

Core Values:

WISDOM: By providing innovative practice in wholistic health care

LOVE: Compassion; empathy; understanding Anishinaabe history

BRAVERY: Integrity, fearlessness, and strength in leadership

RESPECT: Creator/Creation; self; family; community; nation

HUMILITY: Honour individual belief and customs of stakeholders/consumers and communities

HONESTY: Accountability and responsibility

TRUTH: Quality assurance - self reflective.

PROVIDING SUPPORT TO & GOVERNED BY THE FOLLOWING TEN TREATY 3 FIRST NATIONS IN NORTHWESTERN ONTARIO:

  • Mishkosiminziibiibiing First Nation
  • Couchiching First Nation
  • Seine River First Nation
  • Mitaanjigaaming First Nation
  • Lac La Croix First Nation
  • Naicatchewenin First Nation
  • Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation
  • Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
  • Rainy River First Nations
  • Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing
FFTAHS Strategic Plan

To view the five-year Strategic Plan for Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services, click here.

 

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Did you know?

Staff at FFTAHS receive traditional teachings from Elders and Spiritual Advisors on a regular basis.

Above is a picture of staff making traditional tobacco with the assistance of a community Elder. This has increased our staff's knowledge and has enhanced their practice.

We also have a Sweatlodge located at our 601 Kings Hwy. location.

SWEATLODGE CEREMONY HAPPENS EVERY TWO WEEKS ON TUESDAY EVENINGS! Click here for more information.


UPCOMING EVENTS:

ELDER ABUSE PREVENTION COMMITTEE 

ANISHINAABEG GICH – A- YAAG

​The Elder Abuse Prevention Committee is seeking new members to join - click here for more information!





OUR STAFF ARE BUSY PROMOTING AT VARIOUS HEALTH FAIRS!

COME VISIT & LEARN ABOUT OUR PROGRAMS!