Mattagami First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Extended Health Benefits

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
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 Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
Members of Mattagami First Nation 
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, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-894-2072
Toll Free Phone 1-888-269-7729
Fax 705-894-2887
E-Mail ontarioworks@mattagami.com
Website www.mattagami.com
Primary Contact Natalie Gaudette, Ontario Works Administrator; Phone: 705-894-2072 ext 228
Primary Executive Juanita Luke, Executive Director
Site Location Community is 5 km off Hwy 144 approx 20 km NE of Gogama, 70 km S of Timmins
Located In Community Mattagami First Nation
Address 75 Helen St
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Social Services 
PO Box 99 
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)