Watch for your Health Centre's Health Promotions and Events Calendar's, they will be delivered to each house. This Calendar informs you of all the activities happening at the Health Centre for the month. Please be sure to attend these promtions as they are "FREE and very informative and educational. :)

AA Meetings every Wednesday evening at 8pm at the Development Centre

Next Blood Collections will be Wednesday May10th & 24th/17 from 8:30 - 10:30am. Please bring your Medicare Card.

T'ai Chi Monday May 1st, 8th and 15th /17 from 7-8pm at the Band Hall.

Well Baby Clinic's are every Thursday from 9-4 pm, please call 627-4664 to book your appointment.

Dr. Martin's will be in the office Wednesday May 17th and Dr. McQuaid will be in the office Tuesday May 23rd/17 from 1-3pm. These dates may be subject to change. Please bring your Medicare Card.

Acupuncture Clinic 1:30pm on Wednesday's please call to register as seating is limited.

May 2/17 - Eel Ground Wellness Fair at the School Gym from 11- 3pm.

Sweat Ceremony times for the Month of May....May 3rd @ 5pm...May 10th @ 1:30pm...May 17 @ 5pm May 24th @ 1:30pm...May 31st @ 5pm. All dates and times are tentative. Please call 627-4671 to confirm.

May 12- Mother's Day Breakfast for mothers of children ages 0-5 years.

Emergency Preparedness Session May 18/17 at 1:30 pm. A Starter Emergency Kit & Generator will be drawn for.

Diabetes Foot Care Presentation May 25th at 1:30 at the Health Centre.

Positive Discipline for parents of children ages 0-12 years of age.

May 30/17 Potty Training this will be a Lunch & Learn at 11:30am.

Mental Health & Wellness...11am Walk for Happiness with a BBQ at the Health Centre to follow.

We would like to introduce and welcome our newest Addiction & Mental Health clinician from Horizon Health. Her name is Hugette MacIntosh and her role will be to work with community members to provide treatment services within the Addictions & Mental Health framework.
Since obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work in 1999, Hugette has worked in Miramichi and St. John within the Social Development and Addictions & Mental Health Departments. Hugette has experience in working with First Nations and since 2013, has been working in Miramichi with Addictions & Mental Health Services.

Hugette will be in Eel Ground every Monday, from 9:00am to 4:00pm and will be situated upstairs at Child & Family and can be reached at 627-4638

Just a reminder
Stephanie LeClair is now the new Addictions & Mental Health clinician. Stephanie has taken over for Joey Godin as Joey has accepted another job with the province. Stephanie will be in Eel Ground every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:00pm. Stephanie is located upstairs at Child & Family can also be reached at 627-4638.

The Eel Ground first Nation (Natoaganeg) is a Micmac (Mi’kmaq) community with a population of approximately 900 members (approximately 600 on-reserve residents) located on the Miramichi River in northern New Brunswick, Canada.  The community comprises of three reserves:  Eel Ground #2, Big Hole Tract #8 (south half), and Renous #12.

The governance consists of Chief George Ginnish and nine (9) Councillors:  Joseph Ward, Wilfred Ward, Gail Larry-Hanifan, Kenneth Larry, Anthony Francis, Kelvin Simonson, Emerson Francis, Willy Sark and Wayne Ward.