Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Health Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Offers a health office with the services of a community health nurse through Wabun Health  
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars  
  • Coordinates clinics in areas including Blood Pressure, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Coordinates basic foot care sessions in individual's home or at clinic  
  • Offers diabetes education and management counselling  
  • Provides mental health counselling
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual  
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals  
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse  
  • Prenatal and postnatal support and visits  
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
 
Provides the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Chapleau Ojibway First Nation
Eligibility Members of Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation
Application Appointments recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-864-2910
Toll Free Phone 1-888-694-3473
Fax 705-864-2911
E-Mail info@chapleauojibwe.ca
Website www.chapleauojibwe.ca
Primary Executive Joanne Wesley, Community Health Representative; Email: joannewesley@chapleauojibwe.ca
Alternate Executive Anita Stephens, Chief; Email: anitastephens@chapleauojibwe.ca
Site Location Reserve is 2 km S of Chapleau off Hwy 101, 160 km NE of Sault Ste Marie
Located In Community Chapleau
Address 522 Hwy 129
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 279 
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
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 - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)