Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
 
Program participants are provided with:  
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Chapleau Ojibway First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation with children under 6 years of age 
  • First Nation children at-risk
Application
  • Program registration required  
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
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 Manon Memegos, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator
Alternate Executive Joanne Wesley, Community Health Representative; Email: joannewesley@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)