Wasauksing First Nation

Site: Wasauksing Health Station

Service: Meals On Wheels

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)  
Provincial Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Assists seniors and individuals with disabilities to live independently in the community through the provision of nourishing meals at a reasonable cost  
  • Prepares meals according to individuals' diet requirements  
  • Provides a hot lunch meal one day per week  
  • Meals are delivered by volunteers who provide regular social contact and check on the health and safety of the client
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Meal Delivery Wed 8:30 am-2 pm
Areas Served Wasauksing First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
Members of Wasauksing First Nation living at the Elder's Residence
Application
  • Completion of initial application required  
  • Meals must be pre-ordered at least 48 hours in advance  
  • Cancellation recommended and appreciated at least 12 hours in advance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees Service
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-746-8022
Fax 705-746-2039
E-Mail healthstation@wasauksing.ca
Website www.wasauksing.ca
Primary Contact Faith Pegahmagabow, Community Health Representative; Phone: 705-746-8022 ext 2253; Email: chr@wasauksing.ca
Primary Executive Deborah Pegahmagabow, Director of Health; Phone: 705-746-8022 ext 2249; Email: doh@wasauksing.ca
Alternate Executive Lorna Pawis, Assistant to Director of Health; Phone: 705-746-8022 ext 2247; Email: adohss@wasauksing.ca
Site Location Community is located on Parry Island on E shore of Georgian Bay approx 9 km W of Parry Sound
Located In Community Wasauksing First Nation
Address Wasauksing Community Complex
1508 Geewadin Rd, Lane G
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
 
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Mailing Address c/o Meals On Wheels 
PO Box 250 
Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X4
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)