Health

Guided by a strong vision for health and wellness, the department works to foster good physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health for Kitselas members. The department collaborates with many partners and organizations to provide a continuum of holistic services and supports.

Kitselas Health creates and runs various health programs (link to programs page) and community groups (link to groups page) based on the needs of Kitselas members. The department offer community and homecare services.

Community services are delivered in group settings, special events that support specific health initiatives or teachings. Kitselas offers immunization clinics, chronic disease management and screening, and counselling referrals, and has a Nurse Practitioner available for family doctor type services by appointment.

Homecare visits can be for treating acute health conditions, monitoring of chronic conditions, health system navigation, wellness visits, homemaking services and referrals to partners in care.

Kitselas offers support to all ages. Kitselas Health Center in Gitaus, the Health Satilite office in Kulspai, variety of clinics, programs and support services such as home care.

Blurb for general Health page, and write this on every page eg. Groups, clinics, etc.
Cam help you identify a plan to wellness no matter what your concern is or what you need, we’ll work with you whether that’s regular appointments, etc.
people drop in to ask for help, or make appointments
Nursing consultation – general advice and immediate help, pre and post op education and treatment
Eg. Minor Injuries, Infections, home antibiotics, dressing changes, maternal child health concerns, sexual health

Department shares resources and works together to serve Kitselas members the best way possible.

The Kitselas Youth Wellness Program and Centre (link to page) is also part of the Kitselas Health department as is the Kitselas Head Start Preschool Program (link to page) for children ages 2.5 to 5 years old.

Contact the health clinic with any questions or concerns.

Or you can send a message directly to the health manager through the form below:

Health Form