Constance Lake First Nation

Site: Jane Mattinas Health Centre

Service: Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
 
Program participants are provided with:  
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Constance Lake First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members and residents of Constance Lake First Nation with children under 6 years of age  
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
Application
  • Program registration required  
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, Ojibway; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-463-2155
Fax 705-463-2400
Website www.clfn.on.ca
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Primary Contact Byanna Sutherland, Receptionist; Phone: 705-463-2155 ext 104
Primary Executive Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator
Alternate Executive Lydia Couture, Health Administrator; Phone: 705-463-2155 ext 101; Email: lydia.couture@clfn.on.ca
Site Location Community is 32 km W of Hearst on Hwy 11, then directly N of Calstock on Hwy 663
Located In Community Constance Lake First Nation
Address 1 Shan Way Shoo St
Constance Lake, ON P0L 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
PO Box 4000 
Calstock, ON P0L 1B0
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)