Our Health Services department is dedicated to fostering the well-being of the Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation community. With a focus on accessibility, inclusivity, and community-centric health solutions, we strive to create a healthier and more resilient Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation.

Mission Statement: The Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation Health Services Department values and respects every person’s right to confidentiality. It is our mission to serve the community and provide quality programs and services that meet the needs of individuals, families, and the community. We aspire to develop a strong, healthy community where mutual respect thrives.

Sturgeon Lake Health Center Community Programs: Our diverse community programs are designed to address various health needs:

  • Children and Youth:

    • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program
    • Aboriginal Head Start on Reserve (AHSOR)
    • Maternal Child Health (MCH)
  • Mental Health and Addictions:

    • National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program (NNADAP) (Community-based Program)
    • Building Healthy Communities (BHC)
    • National Aboriginal Youth Suicide Prevention Strategy (NAYSPS)
  • Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention:

    • Brighter Futures (BF)
    • Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative (ADI)
  • Communicable Disease Control:

    • Blood-Borne Diseases and Sexually Transmitted Infections (HIV/AIDS)
    • Vaccine Preventable Diseases (Immunization)
  • Environmental Health and Research:

    • Environmental Health Program
  • Primary Health Care:

    • First Nations and Inuit Home and Community Care (FNIHCC)
  • Health Benefits:

    • Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB)
  • Health Governance/Infrastructure Support:

    • Health Planning and Management
    • Health consultation and Liaison
    • Integration and adaption of Health Services
    • Security Services in Health Facilities

Overview: We offer programs and services that reflect the current and future health priorities of the community. For more detailed information, you can explore our provided PDF resources.

Hours of Operation:

  • 8:30 am – 4:30 pm – Monday to Friday

The health team