North Caribou Lake First Nation

Site: Sena Memorial Nursing Station

Service: Diabetes Program

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Record #: KEN0412 Last Modified: 08 Oct 2014 Last Full Update: 08 Oct 2014
Description & Services
Public CommentsTribal Council: Windigo First Nations 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
DescriptionProvides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes 
  • Provides case management and screening services 
  • Offers basic foot care 
  • Offers walking programs and exercise programs tailored to meet the needs of the individual  
  • 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
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas ServedNorth Caribou First Nation
EligibilityMembers of North Caribou Lake First Nation living with diabetes or at-risk
ApplicationAppointments recommended
LanguagesEnglish ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
FeesNone
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office PhoneMain: 807-469-5211 
807-469-5571
Fax807-469-5393
E-Mailnorthcariboulakefirstnation@knet.ca
Social MediaFacebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/North-Caribou-Lake-First-Nation/285315196312
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Primary ExecutiveDavid Jeremiah, Diabetes Educator; Phone: 807-469-5166
Alternate ExecutiveMonica Kanate, Health Director; Phone: 807-469-5351; Email: monicakanate@northcaribou.ca
Site LocationCommunity is 320 km N of Sioux Lookout, on N shore of Weagamow Lake
Located In CommunityNorth Caribou First Nation
AddressWeagamow Lake, ON
Mailing Addressc/o Diabetes Program 
General Delivery 
Weagamow Lake, ON P0V 2Y0
AccessibilityNot Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health & Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Aboriginal Affairs & Northern Development Canada (AANDC)