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 
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 705-692-3674
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 Darlene Shawbonquit, Health Programs Manager
Site Location Community is located 20 km SW of Sudbury along Hwy 17 on E shores of Whitefish Lake
Located In Community Naughton
Address 23 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)