About

The Brokenhead Ojibway Nation (BON) is a Treaty 1 Nation located northeast of the Winnipeg, Manitoba on Hwy. 59. The Brokenhead Ojibway Nation are a proud and thriving First Nation. We’re focused on providing education and opportunities that can help assure a positive tomorrow for our youth, our families and our Elders.

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The Story of Our Name: Baaskaandibewiziibiing

HISTORY

Strengthening Families Maternal Child Health Program is an initiative that evolved from a September 2004 special meeting of the First Minister and First Nation leaders.

MISSION

To empower families and promote trusting, supportive relationships between parents and children, care providers, families and resources.

VISION

That every First Nation Community in Manitoba have strong, healthy and supportive families living holistic and balanced lifestyles.

ABOUT

The Strengthening Families Maternal Child Health Program is strength based, family centered, relationship focused and culturally competent.

STAFF LISTING

Coordinator
Tanis Benoit
tanisic_benoit@hotmail.com
204-766-2740

Nurse
Kathy Monkman
kathymonkman@hotmail.com
204-766-2740

Home Visitor
Shayla Carver
shaylac@brokenheadhealth.ca
204-766-2740

Home Visitor
Samantha Pommer
samanthap@brokenheadhealth.ca
204-766-2740

PROGRAMS/SERVICES

The Strengthening Families Maternal Child Health Program works closely with all programs in the community:

  • Aboriginal Head Start on reserve
  • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program
  • Children’s Oral Health Initiative
  • Success through advocacy & role modeling
  • Brighter Future Initiative
  • Building Healthy Communities
  • Public Health
  • Corrections
  • Mental Health
  • Social Assistance
  • Community Health Representative
  • Primary Care services
  • Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative
  • Many more external programs
CONTACT

Health Centre
1 Bison Drive East
P.O. Box 88
Scanterbury, MB
R0E 1W0
Ph: 204-766-2740/ 866-327-1211
Fax: 204-766-2634