Tele-Mental Health

Tele-Mental Health

Weechi-it-te-win is the Telemental Health Coordination Agency for Area 6 which covers the districts of Rainy River, Cochrane and Kenora.

Telemental Health (TMH) a free service for youth ages 0-18 who are residents of Ontario. It is also a program where mental health providers may consult with mental heath specialists for professional development and support.

TMH is a program that provides "virtual" mental health consultation for children, youth and their guardians.

We connect children and youth and their guardians with mental health specialists using virtual technology so they do not have to leave their communities

Area 6 - Weechi-it-te-win's Catchment Area

Our Vision

We envision a culturally safe mental health system for Indigenous children and youth that is confidential, family focused, and easily accessible.

Our Mission

To reach out and collaborate with Indigenous communities in supporting the individual mental health needs of every child.

Who can make a referral?

  • All publicly funded child/youth mental health agencies
  • School Boards
  • Hospital Outpatient Programs
  • Family Health Teams
  • Indigenous Health Access Centres
  • Friendship Centres
  • Trained professional n youth justice settings
  • Mental Health professionals in other community-based agencies that provide cymhs.


Weechi-it-te-win Tele-Mental Health Coordinator for Service Area 6 - Arlene Tucker

Weechi-it-te-win Family Services Inc.
P.O. Box 812
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3N1
Phone: 807-274-3201 ext. 2411
Fax: 807-274-8336


Tele-Mental Health Administrative Assistant -

Phone: 807-274-3201 ext. 2412
Fax: 807-274-8336

For more information or to make a referral please download forms below:

WFS Telemental Health Program Brochure

Referral Form and Information Sheet

Consent to Disclosure of Personal Health Information

Follow-up Form

Program consult consent for client

Video conference


For information specific to Professional Program Consults and Education Seminars please use the request forms below:

Program Consult Request Form

Education Seminar Request Form

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