Moose Cree First Nation

Site: Moose Factory Health Centre

Service: Diabetes Prevention Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes 
  • Operates a diabetes support group 
  • Provides case management and screening services 
  • Works to reduce the number of avoidable complications that can arise from uncontrolled diabetes 
  • Advises on developing and implementing an approach to care and management of diabetes 
  • Assists individuals in finding appropriate services 
  • Provides referrals to other health care professionals and the Northern Diabetes Health Network
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
Diabetes Support Group: times vary
Areas Served Moose Factory
Eligibility Members of Moose Cree First Nation living with diabetes or at-risk
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-658-4220
Fax 705-658-4136
E-Mail info@creecable.com
Website www.moosecree.com
Primary Contact Cynthia Kapashesit, Diabetes Prevention Worker; Email: cynthia.kapashesit@moosecree.com
Primary Executive Christina Linklater, Community Health Coordinator; Email: christina.linklater@moosecree.com
Site Location Community is on Factory Island near mouth of Moose River on James Bay, 300 km N of Timmins
Located In Community Moose Factory
Address Moose Factory
 
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Mailing Address c/o Diabetes Prevention 
PO Box 190 
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network (North East LHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)