Jeanne Hebert is a proud Anishinabekwe, from Garden River First Nation. And she enjoys serving individuals, families and community as Aboriginal Patient Navigator Niagara Region of the De dwa da dehs nye>s Aboriginal Health Centre in the Niagara Region. She is dedicated to the preservation of Indigenous language, culture and heritage.
As Aboriginal Social Work Practitioner for past 20 years she shares her best practice skills as advocate, mentor and promotes the process to making healthy choices through a circle plan of care.
She has experience as a community health representative, counselling and community development on/off reserve . She served our First Nation Communities with changes related to Child Welfare as manager of Mohawk Family Service and First Nation Métis and Inuit Manager at Simcoe County. She is most proud of learning her language through traditional teachings, song and ceremony.