WEKWAADZI-ING” Addictions Impacting our Communities

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The M'Chigeeng First Nation Drug Strategy Team is pleased to present the 2011 Knowledge Symposium.  This symposium focuses on current treatment options and explores alternatives for people on their journey through addiction to recovery and wellness.

We have a variety of guest presenters ranging from a leading specialist/practitioners in the areas of addiction, Mental Health and Chronic pain to people willing to share their personal stories in recovery.

The Symposium is open to all First Nation Community Members and those people who work with them or are their support people.  (There is a pre-symposium event for staff)

The registration deadline is April 15, 2011.  Late registrations will be accepted however conference materials and swag will be ordered based on the #’s registered by the deadline...so get your forms in on time! 

The registration fee is $50.00/person.  There are senior and student rates.  Some registration fees may be sponsored from within your community, call us for details.  Registration forms can be faxed to 705-377-5090 or mailed to the M’Chigeeng Health Centre, PO Box 308, M’Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0 Attn:  Mental Health

If you have any questions, one of our conference planning team will be glad to speak with you.  You can contact:

Daughness Migwans @ 705-377-4485 ext. 227 or daughnessm@mchigeeng.ca

Ed Didur @ 705-377-4485 ext. 226 or edd@mchigeeng.ca

Tanya Debassige @ 705-377-5362 ext. 231 or tanyad@mchigeeng.ca

 Registration forms and poster attached.  **Mark your calendars....May 12 and/or 13th, 2011**

 Please forward to family, friends and agencies on your contact list.  Also, check us out at www.mchigeeng.ca

 On behalf of the planning team and the DST

Daughness Migwans, Interim DST Coordinator

M’Chigeeng Health Services

 (See attached file: Registration form - PDF.pdf)(See attached file: 2011 Knowledge Symposium Poster-print.pdf)

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