Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides various health benefits to individuals and families with high health costs
 
Benefits are determined based on need and may include: 
  • basic dental care 
  • diabetic supplies 
  • eyeglasses  
  • hearing aids  
  • prescription drugs  
  • surgical supplies and dressings  
  • transportation for medical appointments
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation ; Batchewana First Nation ; Garden River First Nation ; Mississauga First Nation ; Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation ; Serpent River First Nation ; Thessalon First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
Individuals and families who: 
  • were eligible for Ontario Works in the previous months, or 
  • are no longer eligible for Ontario Works because they received a payment for loss of income under the 1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement
Application Individuals can apply by contacting the office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-692-9771
Toll Free Phone 1-877-633-7558
Fax 705-692-1594
Website www.mamaweswen.com
Primary Executive Elizabeth Richier, Director of Services; Phone: 705-844-2340 ext 04700; Email: elizabeth@niigaaniin.com
Alternate Executive Candace Ozawagosh, Client Data Information Specialist; Phone: 705-844-2340 ext 04701; Email: candace@niigaaniin.com
Site Location Building A
Located In Community Cutler
Address 473 A Hwy 17
Cutler, ON P0P 1B0
 
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Intersection Hwy 17 and Hillside Dr W
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)