Mississauga First Nation

Site: Red Pine Lodge

Service: Long Term Care Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members to allow them to remain in their own homes 
 
Provides the following services: 
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan 
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable 
  • Home care nursing duties  
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing  
  • Basic foot care  
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves  
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation  
  • Respite for family members and caregivers  
  • Help with light outdoor/yard work
 
Coordinates a variety of activities including: 
  • Bingo nights, game days and bowling 
  • Blueberry and strawberry picking trips 
  • Breakfast and luncheon events 
  • Craft making sessions 
  • Exercise classes 
  • Income tax clinics 
  • Live entertainment presentations such as dance groups 
  • Out-of-town trips to attend events and for shopping 
  • Quilting group 
  • Spring cleaning days
Hours Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Mississauga First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Mississauga First Nation who are ill, disabled or elderly (65 years of age and over) and require assistance to remain in their own home 
  • Members of Mississauga First Nation 50 years of age and older with an assessed need
Application Requires assessment and registration
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-5578
Fax 705-356-1740 
Red Pine Lodge 705-356-5622
E-Mail tanya@mississaugi.com
Website www.mississaugi.com
Primary Contact Bernadette Boyer, Long Term Care Assistant; Email: bernadette@mississaugi.com
Primary Executive Tanya Bates, Home and Community Care Nurse Case Manager; Email: tanya@mississaugi.com
Site Location Community is along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron near town of Blind River, 130 km E of Sault Ste Marie
Located In Community Blind River
Address Red Pine Lodge
28 Elders Rd
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Home & Community Care Program 
PO Box 1299 
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) - North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)