The modern community of Mistissini is located on the south shore of Lake Mistissini, about 90 km north of Chibougamau. Mistissini means “big rock” and takes its name from an immense boulder that has served as a landmark for generations.
Holiday hours: Closed except for emergencies on December 24 and 25, and 31, 2015, and January 1, 2016.
Emergency, walk-in clinic, Awash (child), Uschiniichisuu (youth), and Chishaayiyuu (elder) community health clinics, dispensary, MSDC and Social Services/Youth Protection. The community is served by 3 permanent doctors. Mistissini is a McGill University teaching site.
Other Cree Health Board services in Mistissini
Regional Public Health Department
Phone: (418) 923-3355
Upaahchikush Group Home
Youth Healing Services
139 Mistissini Boulevard
Mistissini, Quebec G0W 1C0
Community Storiesᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓈᓂᐎᒡ
August 15 2017August 10 update from the Regional Department of Public Health.The Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay (CBHSSJB) wishes to provide... Read More
June 16 2017The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) and the Cree Nation Government (GCC(EI)/CNG) issued a press release June 16 to mark the adoption into... Read More
June 06 2017On May 30, 2017 at a ceremony in Val-d’Or, the Cree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay honoured three of our longest serving and most... Read More
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Under the law the establishment must publish on its website a report concerning the application of the law on...
The present by-law establishes the general application framework of the guiding principles as set out in the Youth Protection Act. The purpose of...
On November 1, 2017 a new Policy on Financial support to long-term clients will come into effect at CBHSSJB. This policy was adopted on March 31,...