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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides programs and services to address needs of elderly Aboriginal people with chronic illness and/or any form of disability 
  • Offers advocacy support between individual and other agencies and organizations 
  • Provides information and access to mainstream long-term care services such as the North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)
 
Adult Day Program 
  • Provides an afternoon for socialization 
  • Teaches various craft making sessions with focus on traditional Native crafts 
 
Friendly Visiting 
  • Arranges regular visits from volunteer in individual's home for socialization  
  • Provides emotional and physical support such as light housekeeping as required
 
Meals on Wheels 
  • Provides daily meals to meet an individual's nutritional needs 
  • Provides regular social contact
 
Transportation Program 
  • Provides escorted transportation to medical appointments, shopping, and various social activities and programs
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Moosonee
Eligibility Ages: 50 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals who are disabled, chronically ill and have special needs  
  • Open to all with a focus on off-reserve Aboriginal peoples
Application Requires a signed consent form and completion of program intake form
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-336-0331
Fax 705-336-0120
Website www.tnfc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Heather Ross, Life Long Care Worker; Email: hross@tnfc.ca
Primary Executive Veronica Nicholson, Executive Director; Phone: 705-268-6262; Fax: 705-268-6266; Email: vnicholson@tnfc.ca
Located In Community Moosonee
Address 3B Moose Dr
Moosonee, ON P0L 1Y0
 
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Intersection Moose Dr and Wavey Cres
Mailing Address c/o Life Long Care Program 
PO Box 129 
Moosonee, ON P0L 1Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Heritage Canada -- Aboriginal Friendship Centre Program (AFCP)