Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides support for Indigenous people in need of non-hospital care who are frail, vulnerable and at risk 
  • Meets the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of people who require care, support, information, service referrals, health education or extended support
 
Services offered include: 
  • Medical transportation services 
  • Medical escorts 
  • Referrals to community services and Friendship Centre programs 
  • Preparation of forms and applications 
  • Congregate dining services 
  • Home visits/friendly visitation 
  • Security checks (in person or over the phone 
  • Caregiver support services (respite and training) 
  • Advocacy with community agencies 
  • Access to cultural activities, traditional foods, ceremonies, Elders and Healers 
  • Assistance with housing issues 
  • Transitioning from ODSP to Old Age pension 
  • Locating a family doctor 
  • Assistance in obtaining medical equipment and supplies
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Evening Programs Mon-Fri 1 pm- 9 pm 
Summer hours begin first Mon in Jun, Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Greater Sudbury
Eligibility Off-reserve Indigenous individuals who are elderly, disabled, or chronically ill
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Ojibway
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-674-2128
Fax 705-671-3539
E-Mail nnfcadmin@on.aibn.com
Website www.nfcsudbury.org/
Primary Contact Tony Tyson, Life Long Care Worker
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 110 Elm St
Sudbury, ON P3C 1T5
 
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Intersection Elm St and Pine St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit