Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation

Site: Shawenekezhik Health Centre

Service: Home and Community Care Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mamaweswen 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 through Personal Support workers  
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing  
  • Basic foot care  
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves  
  • Companionship  
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation  
  • Respite for family members and caregivers
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek First Nation requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age (55 years and older)
Application
  • Intake assessment required 
  • Accepts referrals from any source including self-referral
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-692-3651
After Hours Phone Urgent matters only 705-561-0338
Fax 705-692-7255
Website www.atikamekshenganishnawbek.ca
Primary Contact Darlene Paquin, Administrative Assistant
Primary Executive Lisa Groulx, Home Care Manager
Alternate Executive Carmen Wabegijig-Nootchtai, Director of Health and Community Wellness; Phone: 705-692-3651 ext 226; Email: cnootchtai@wlfn.com
Site Location Community is located 20 km SW of Sudbury along Hwy 17 on E shores of Whitefish Lake
Located In Community Naughton
Address 25 Reserve Rd
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Home & Community Care 
PO Box 98 
Naughton, ON P0M 2M0
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)