Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides 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
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served North Caribou First Nation
Eligibility Members of North Caribou Lake First Nation living with diabetes or at-risk
Application Appointments recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main: 807-469-5211 
Fax 807-469-5393
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive David Jeremiah, Diabetes Educator; Phone: 807-469-5166
Alternate Executive Monica Kanate, Health Director; Phone: 807-469-5351; Email:
Site Location Community is 320 km N of Sioux Lookout, on N shore of Weagamow Lake
Located In Community North Caribou First Nation
Address Weagamow Lake, ON
Mailing Address c/o Diabetes Program 
General Delivery 
Weagamow Lake, ON P0V 2Y0
Accessibility Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC)