Events

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

Are you planning to quit smoking for the New Year? Jan.17/18, There will be a Biggest Quitter Smokers Challenge at NBCC Chatham. Lots of prizes to be won.

Every Thursday 9-12 noon , Mobile Optical will be at the Health Centre, with great deals on brand name eye glass frames. Also in some cases can be covered with NIHB.

Next Blood Collections will be Wednesday
Feb..7th & 2th/18th 8:30 - 10:30am.
Please bring your Medicare Card.

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

Notice:
Dr. McQuaid will be in the office every Tuesday , Feb. 6th 13th- 23rd- 20th & 27th/18, from 1-3:30pm These dates may be subject to change. Please bring your Medicare Card.

Acupuncture Clinic 1:30pm on Wednesday's please call 627-4664 to register as seating is limited.

For Sweat Ceremony times and dates . Please call Audie at 627-4671.

4pm - Feb..6th - 13 & 20th 2018 - Meditaion Course, 12 spots available. Please call 627-4664 to reserve your spot.

Feb.18th -12 noon... Free Lunch & Learn Heart Health Information Session with 3 Medical Students. A nice Valentine's gift will be drawn for as well.

Family Week - Feb. 18 - 23/18
Snow Sculpture Contest, please register with Tanya @ 627-4644.
Sunday Mass at 12:30pm, Cake, Coffee and Tea to follow.
Monday- Family Day Holiday
Tuesday- 8am-10am- Community Breakfast
3:30 - 5:30pm- Horse Sleigh Rides around the Community.
3;30 - 7pm- Sliding and Skating Party behind the school. Hot Chocolate and Chili will be served.
Wednesday- Elders Luncheon- Card and Crib Tournament at the Band Hall.
4:30pm- Foster Parent Appreciation Supper at the Food Centre.
Thursday-4:30 - 6pm- Community Feast at the Band Hall.
Winners of the Snow Sculpture Contest will be announce at the Feast.

Feb.28/18 Anti Bullying Day. We encourage everyone to practice kindness and wear Pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bulling.

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.

Another Big Victory for First Nation Child Welfare.

Caring Society Press Release.

Heart Health Information Session with 3rd year Medical Students, also a great Valentines prize to be drawn for.

Feb./18 Calendar of events.

T’ai Chi begins Thursday Oct. 12/17 at 6pm at the school.

Red Shawl Campaign

Blood Collections for the Month of October

Flu & Pneumonia information session

Doctor McQuaid’s Office schedule

Car Seat Safety Clinic

Indian Residential School Survivor Day Walk

Flu & Pneumonia information session

Dr. McQuaid is in the office

Car Seat Safety Clinic

Blood Collections

Child Passenger Safety Week

Elders Apple Picking and Tour of MacAllister Farm

Children’s Fair

Car Seat Safety Clinic

Good Samaritan

Speech/ Language Pathologist will be at the Health Centre

Blood Collections

4 Day Basketball Camp begins Monday June 26/17

Narcan Nasal Spray training

The Health Centre will be selling taco’s to raise money for our Elders trip to Sainte Anne de Beaupre

4 day Basketball Day Camp for students 10 years of age and up

Addictions & Mental Health Clinician

Jordon’s Principle information Session, this will be a Lunch & Learn

Elders Pot Planting Party

Dr. McQuaid will be in the office.

Sun Safety Booth with free sun glasses and sun screen.

Bike Safety Rodeo at the School

New Addicitions and Mental Health Clinician

New Addiction and Mental Health Clinician

Dr. McQuaid will be in the office

ob Opportunity: Director of Finance and Administration

Job Opportunity: Director of Family Group Conference

Emergency Preparedness Session with a draw for a Generator

Mindfulness Program starting up

Blood Pressure Clinic

Blood Collections

Colon Cancer information session April 18/17 12 noon a Free Lunch & Learn

Car Seat Safety Clinic April 19/17 1:30pm

Blood pressure Clinic at the Band Hall for members and various programs for staff

T’ai Chi starts April 13/17

Immunization Information Session 3 Medical Students will present

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We would like to welcome our new Addictions and Mental Health Worker.

Healthy Green Smoothie Drinks

January’s Monthly Calendar of Events and Promotions

Handle with Care, Promoting Mental Health in Young Children.

Diabetes Conversation Map, a fun and interactive way to learn about diabetes.

Blood Collections Schedule

Biggest Quitter schedule of speakers

Elder’s Ageless Grace Exercise Program

Biggest Quitter Smoking Challenge

When you don’t sleep enough

2017 Rising Sun Treatment Program Schedule

MI’KMAQ/MALISEET Bachelor of Social Work program

Elder’s Christmas party at the Health Centre for 60 years of age and over

Eel Ground’s 3rd Annual Parade of Lights

Job Opportunity

We are taking names for the Novemeber 6 Week Challenge at the Pound

Yoga Classes every Tuesday evenings

Orange Shirt Day, in honor of our Residential School Survivors Oct.30/16

Drug Awareness Youth Night Sept.20/16

Community Food Centre Grand Opening October 4/16

Public Community Drug Awareness Information Session

New Tipi coming to the Health Centre soon.

Hospital Transportation for appointments to other hospitals to see specialists.

Emergency Preparedness Information Session

May/16 Calendar of events, be sure to attend these free information sessions.

Health Centre Employeee Recognition (Trish MacDonald)