Moose Cree First Nation

Site: Moose Factory - Mailing Address

Service: Home and Community Care

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • Personal Support Workers, Homemakers and Community Support Workers: Elizabeth Quachegan, Linda Blueboy, Carl Butterfly, Judy Cheechoo and Lana Shanush 
  • Home Visiting Nurses: Katrina Graham and Jackie Tobicoe
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members in their own homes 
Provides the following services (but not limited to) through a Case Manager/Nurse, Personal Support Workers and Homemakers: 
  • 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  
  • Routine assessments including vital signs 
  • Dressing changes 
  • Basic foot care and finger nail cutting 
  • Blood sugar checks 
  • Bloodwork 
  • Delivery of medications 
  • Booking appointments such as doctor's visits 
  • Home nursing duties such as assistance with eye drops, antibiotics, suppositories, nitro patch, po medication dispensed, stool samples, catheter etc
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Moose Factory
Eligibility Members of Moose Cree First Nation requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits 
  • Contact the Home Care Supervisor
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-658-6650
Fax 705-658-6724
Primary Executive Emily Linklater, Home Support Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Executive Linda Wesley-Rickard, Home Care Coordinator; Fax: 705-658-6873; Email:
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 Home Health Building 
PO Box 190 
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network (North East LHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)