October 10, 2019
Community Health and Wellbeing Week Showcases How CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre Builds a Healthier, More Connected CommunityMidland, Ontario – October 10, 2019 – From October 21 to 27, Community Health Centres across the province are preparing for a week of special events to help celebrate Community Health and Wellbeing week. The goal of this initiative is … Read more
October 7, 2019Anxiety and depression disorders can affect anyone at any age, and they are the most common mental health issues in Canada. Sometimes they are triggered by a specific event or stressful life experience. That’s why Chigamik is now offering members … Read more
September 24, 2019
CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre Welcomes New Indigenous Perinatal Mental Health Worker to Support Families Across North Simcoe MuskokaMidland, Ontario – September 24, 2019 – Centre de santé communautaire CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre (CSC CHIGAMIK CHC) is pleased to announce that Melissa Maidment has joined CSC CHIGAMIK CHC in the role of Indigenous Perinatal Mental Health Worker. Graduating … Read more
PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Regular foot care significantly improves comfort, mobility and the general health of your feet. This is particularly important for people with diabetes because regular foot care can prevent problems and assist in early identification and care if problems do occur.
Our Kin-Nod-Mo-Win Foot Care Services include:
- Foot care assessment
- Nail cutting and filing
- Care of ingrown toe nails
- Corn and callus care
- Education on foot hygiene and proper footwear
- Diabetic foot care education
To book an appointment, please contact Chigamik reception at 705-527-4154.
Honoured Traditional Healers use traditional Indigenous approaches to bring about wellness for individuals and/or groups with mental, physical, spiritual and emotional wholistic healing needs.
About Joanne Jackson
Joanne is Eagle Clan of the Ojibway and Potawatomi Nations. She has the unique ability to pull negative energy from the individual and restore balance. Joanne is knowledgeable in many kinds of Ceremonies and Teachings and is considered to be a Seer and a Medicine Person. She is also gifted as a Reiki Master, Crystal Healer and uses Cranial Sacral Therapy. Joanne is a Grandmother and holds a Masters degree.
*Please note that it is customary to give a gift of tobacco to the Healers at each visit. To learn more please contact Brian George, Indigenous Cultural Program Coordinator at: 705.527.4154 x204. To schedule an appointment, please contact 705.527.4154 x252.
The North Simcoe Walk-In Counselling Clinic is located at CSC Chigamik CHC. This service is a collaborative partnership with Canadian Mental Health Association Simcoe County, Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County, CSC Chigamik CHC, Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care andWendat.
The Walk-In Counselling Clinic is open every Tuesday from 10:30am to 5:00pm to anyone in the North Simcoe Community. No appointment is necessary.
This service may be helpful if you are experiencing issues such as: family conflict, stress, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, addictions, or abuse. You will usually be seen in order of arrival, although some exceptions are made depending on the presenting issue. You will be provided a one-hour session with a counsellor to help you develop a plan. Sessions are meant to be a one-time meeting, however, you can make use of this service in the future.
No need to register, simply drop in! Sessions are available on a first come, first served basis.