Programs & Services

At the Englehart and District Family Health Team, we offer a variety of programs and services to help meet the needs of our patients. If you require more information on any of the following programs, please call or drop by.

Well Women's Clinic

The clinic specializes in the provision of performing breast exams, teaching breast self-examination, and performing pap tests. It is available to women of all ages in the District of Timiskaming. This clinic is run by a Registered Nurse.

Ontario Telemedicine Network

The Ontario Telemedicine Network helps deliver clinical care and professional education among health care providers and patients. This technology is transforming the way patients receive needed health care by extending and enhancing access to healthcare providers and eliminating barriers to care. There is a suite within the Englehart and District Family Health Team building where patients can attend consultations with specialists via video conferencing equipment.

The following group programs are also currently being offered:

Mindfulness Meditation for Individuals

This 6 week group program is intended to provide people with an alternative way to cope with chronic pain. Each group session has an educational component as well as a skill teaching component.

This program is offered in partnership with Canadian Mental Health Association Cochrane Temiskaming Branch and the Timiskaming Health Unit.

Anger Solutions

Anger Solutions is a 10 week group program that is based on proven strategies that enable participants to effectively resolve anger and take control of their emotions. The program has a high success rate for all committed participants who complete the entire program.

Typical outcomes that can be expected as a result of successful completion of the program include but are not limited to: a higher quality of life; significant increase in self-esteem; decrease in physical ailments and physiological effects of stress; ability to incorporate more appropriate methods of expressing anger; improved communication skills; higher assertiveness levels; and a marked decrease in participant contact with the law.

This program is offered in partnership with the Haileybury Family Health Team.

If you are interested in more information on any of our group programs, or if you wish to sign up, please contact Jessica Nuhn at (705) 544-2301 extension 5241.

Also located in the facility, you can find:

  • Foot Care Clinic

    The foot care clinic provides foot assessments and health teaching to patients. This clinic is staffed by Registered Nurses & Registered Practical Nurses. The service is specifically for individuals who have diabetes, poor eyesight, an inability to care for their own feet, arthritic hands, poor circulation, or poor sensation of the feet.

    For more information call: (705) 544-2301 ext. 5252.

  • Timiskaming Diabetes Program

    For more information, you can call the New Liskeard office at 705-647-8722.

  • Canadian Mental Health Association
    Cochrane Timiskaming Branch

    For more information, you can call:

    The Timiskaming Crisis Response System at 1-888-665-8888.

    Non urgent messages can be left at (705) 544-1971.

    The Cochrane Timiskaming Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association can also be reached online at:

  • Rexall Drug Store

    For more information, call (705) 544-8054.

  • Englehart Family Dental Centre

    For more information, please call the Englehart Family Dental Centre directly at (705) 544-5210.

  • Community Cancer Care

    The Community Cancer Care counsels and provides financial and networking support for cancer patients and their families.

    Community Cancer Care is funded by the Temiskaming Bikers Reunion.

    They are located in the basement of the Family HealthTeam and open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every week.

    They can be reached at 705-544-2301 ext 5256