Our goal is to encourage community members to nurture their overall well-being by providing effective prevention programs with an integrated approach. We will work to ensure our programs and services are holistic in nature.

Mandatory Programs

Immunization

  • For babies and school-age children
  • Yearly flu shots

Communicable Disease Control

  • To promote and support the prevention and control of communicable diseases in Muskeg Lake. CDC includes testing, treatment and education.

Auxiliary Programs

Home & Community Care

Home & Community Care is a program designed to help families maintain independent living for the home-care client.

  • The program assists clients with in-home care and access to services and current information
  • The home-care nurse completes assessments at the request of individuals or family members
  • The success of this program for an individual depends on the individual’s compliance and the family’s support
  • Home Care does not take the place of the family

Dental Programs

There are two dental therapy programs:

  • Children’s Oral Health Initiative (COHI) for children 0-5 years
  • Community Dental Therapist for all band members
    How to apply: Contact the band office for an appointment

CAP – Community Addictions Program

Prevention activities are aimed at preventing serious alcohol and drug-abuse problems and include:

  • Public-awareness campaigns
  • Public meetings
  • Public speaking
  • Developing content for schools on alcohol and drug abuse
  • School programs
  • News media work
  • Cultural and spiritual events
  • Other addictions such as gambling

Medical Transportation

This program provides medical transportation to on-reserve members for their medical appointments.

How to use the service

Transportation Coordinator: Christine Zinn

Contact the Health Office to book medical transportation.