Northwestern Health Unit

396 Scott Street
Fort Frances
P9A 1G9

Basic Information

Primary contact: 
Lindsey Wenaas

Business Information

Business established: 
September, 2017
Mission Statement: 
Improve the quality and length of life in our communities: healthy lifestyles, longer lives, lived well.
Vision Statement: 
We are recognized as a valued and integral partner in health.
Head office location: 
Fort Frances / Kenora / Dryden
More information: 
Our values
Accountability and transparency
We are responsible and answerable for our actions, assignments, and duties within the Northwestern Health Unit and we are honest and fair with stakeholders.​

Environmental stewardship

We are committed to foster, to respect, and to care for the environment.

Innovation and excellence

We are committed to positive change and improvement by challenging ourselves to deliver increasing value to our clients and by giving our best effort in everything we undertake.

Integrity and professionalism

We do the right thing, not the easy thing, and we follow the highest standards of technical and ethical conduct.


Teamwork is paramount in all that we do: in our relationships with clients, with partners and with each other.

Respect and compassion

We treat people with equality, dignity, compassion, and respect.

We are committed to promoting the principles of healthy living in our organization and our communities.

Available Job Postings

Tobacco Enforcement Officer

Close date: 
Position Location: 
Rainy River