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The Lady Dunn Health Centre is located in Wawa, Ontario Canada. Wawa, surrounded by natural beauty, is located on Wawa Lake near Lake Superior. The area appeals to people who enjoy the outdoors and want a safe environment for their children. Please take the time to look around the website and check back often for more information on your community Health Centre. 

About The Lady Dunn Health Centre

The Lady Dunn Health Centre is a multi-service facility located east of the north shore of Lake Superior. Our catchment area has a population of just over 4,300 which includes the communities of Dubreuilville, Hawk Junction, Michipicoten First Nation, Michipicoten Township-Wawa, Missanabie, and White River.

The Health Centre includes ten acute care, two respite and sixteen long term care beds. We operate a 24-hour emergency department, staffed by a Registered Nurse and an on-call Physician. We also provide a Surgical Program, Diagnostic and Therapeutic services, Telehealth and a Nurse Practitioner Program.

Our community service program includes North Algoma Counselling Service, North Algoma Diabetes Education Program, and outreach nursing clinics in the communities of Dubreuilville and Missanabie.

Other on-site services that operate as separate entities are the Wawa Medical Centre, Wawa Family Health Team, North East LHIN Home and Community Care and the Paramedic Services of Algoma.

Strategic Plan

2017-2021 Lady Dunn Health Centre Strategic Plan (» Email us for a copy)

Mission, Vision & Values

Mission Statement

To provide our communities with high quality health services.

Vision Statement

Excellent health care for every one, every day.

Core Value Statements

Values are the standards that influence every aspect of our lives and provide direction to decisions made by our organization.

  • Respect: We value the dignity and uniqueness of every individual. We demonstrate fairness and consistency in our interactions.
  • Trust: We value reliability, dependability and are accountable for our actions.
  • Integrity: We value professional and ethical conduct. Honesty and openness are the hallmarks of the way we conduct our business.
  • Compassion: We respond to needs of others with empathy and concern.
  • Inclusiveness: We value people with diverse backgrounds, cultures, skills, beliefs and attitudes.

Volunteer Services

At the Lady Dunn Health Centre our volunteers are truly exceptional people who take time out of their busy lives to help our Long Term Care residents.

Join our Team

To become a Volunteer at the Lady Dunn Health Centre, you must be at least 14 years of age or older and be willing to commit for a minimum of 3 months.

Lady Dunn Health Centre cares about Accessibility

Lady Dunn Health Centre will make written information and other forms of communication accessible, upon request. Please call us: 705-856-2335 (toll-free: 1-866-832-3321), or email us:

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