March 16, 2018By Jéréon Claude Ntibabaza Nigene, Francophone Health Promoter, CSC CHIGAMIK CHC According to the World Health Organization (WHO), noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), also known as chronic diseases, are not passed from person to person and are commonly a slow progression that … Read more
March 2, 2018When you’re sick, you want help right away. That’s why Chigamik is now offering same-day appointments for your doctor or nurse practitioner starting on March 19, 2018. How It Works When you want to see your primary health care provider, … Read more
January 10, 2018To view the January 2018 Chigamik newsletter, click here. Read more
PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Chigamik has started a breakfast program for Christian Island youth attending high school. Participants will be provided a healthy breakfast container at no cost on the morning ferry ride.
*Non-youth can purchase the breakfast for $3.00
For more information, please contact Alex King at 705-527-4154 x253 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For individuals impacted by Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Chigamik is now offering the light library. It provides clients with an opportunity to spend some time under under the "SAD Lamp" to help beat those winter blues!
Please call Chigamik's Program Assistant at 705-527-4154 x253 to book a time slot. The SAD Lamp is available Monday-Friday from 9am to 4pm.
Honoured Traditional Healers use traditional Aboriginal approaches to bring about wellness for individuals and/or groups with mental, physical, spiritual and emotional holistic healing needs.
*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, to schedule an appointment at: 705.527.4154 x204.