Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides culturally appropriate and holistic long term support services and programs
 
Adult Day Program  
  • Provides afternoons for socialization every Friday  
  • Teaches various craft making sessions with focus on traditional Native crafts  
  • Offers movie videos and card games
 
Congregate Dining  
  • Provides a weekly luncheon consisting of full course meal, dessert and coffee  
  • Offers craft making and time of socialization
 
Friendly Visiting  
  • Arranges weekly visits from support worker in individual's home  
  • Provides emotional and physical support such as light housekeeping
 
Security Checks
 
Makes weekly calls to clients' homes to check on them and to determine pending appointments
 
Transportation Program
 
Provides transportation on an as-needed basis to all events at the Centre, the hospital or clinic and for errands around town including grocery shopping
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Activities: contact Coordinator for times
Areas Served Sioux Lookout
Eligibility
  • Individuals who are disabled, chronically ill and have special needs 
  • Open to all with a focus on off reserve Aboriginal individuals and their families
Application Requires: 
  • Advance registration 
  • Intake assessment
 
Transportation Program
 
Must call at least 24 hours ahead to make arrangements
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1903
Toll Free Phone 1-800-619-9519
Fax 807-737-1805
E-Mail reception@ngfc.net
Website www.ngfc.net
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Allan Walski, Life Long Care Worker; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 222; Email: allanw@ngfc.net
Alternate Contact Life Long Care Worker; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 223
Primary Executive Jennifer Thomas, Interim Executive Director; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 235; Email: jennifert@ngfc.net
Alternate Executive Ashley Legros, Receptionist; Phone: 807-737-1903 ext 221; Email: ashleyl@ngfc.net
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 52 King St
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8
 
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Intersection King St and 4th Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 1299 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B9
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- No automatic push button doors; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar ;
Can meet client at designated accessible location if required
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal