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GHAC Events

GHAC Events

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Client Experience Survey

Client Experience Survey

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Fort Frances Tribal Area

Fort Frances Tribal Area

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Truth and Reconciliation Logo Contest

Your local National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Committee is holding a contest for Rainy River District residents (including community members of Ojibways of Onigaming) to come up with a logo for the committee and the event. Please review the poster with all information. Entrants are asked to please also complete the included form. If there are any questions please don’t hesitate to call (807) 274-3131 or email feedback@gizhac.com

Truth and Reconciliation – Logo Contest Poster

Truth and Reconciliation – Logo Entry Form

Appointment Reminders

If you have an appointment with us, please remember the following:

  • Bring in your OHIP health card. If your card is expired, please either visit your nearest ServiceOntario branch, or renew online at https://www.ontario.ca/page/health-card-renewal.
  • If you have a Status Card or Metis Card, please let us know as we’re updating this information in charts.
  • Make sure to give the Medical Receptionists your updated demographic information (phone number and address).

The Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre…

…is a community based, Indigenous controlled, Primary Care service that combines western curative care with traditional Ojibwe healing philosophies and practices. The Access Centre provides clinical, social, health promotion and preventive services, as well as, access to traditional Ojibwe healers.

The Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre, located in the heart of the Fort Frances Tribal Area and the Rainy River District, is the result of a unique partnership between area First Nations, the United Native Friendship Centre and the Sunset Country Metis.


Please note that you are able to book an appointment through your community clinic or by calling Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre at 274-3131.

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15 – Rainy River First Nations

16 – Naongashiing

21 – Couchiching

22 – Mitaanjigamiing

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Interested in ordering a Food Box? Food Box orders can be placed the first Wednesday of the month between 11am – 4pm at the Sunset Country Metis Hall, 714 Armit Avenue. Boxes are to be picked up at the same location the third Wednesday of the month between 12pm – 4pm. Please keep an eye on our Facebook for updates.


I want to represent an upbeat and caring place to come to. My favourite thing is the company uses our traditional ways like smudging, putting our tobacco down outside by our sacred tree, or inside our grandfather rock by the entrance door.

Staff Testimonial on Working at GHAC

Interested in a career with Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre? Make sure to check out our career opportunities.

Why not also check out our virtual walkthrough of Working at GHAC? There you can find out more about what we’re all about and read some staff testimonials from our team members.