Waasegiizhig Nanaandawe'iyewigamig

Site: Outpatient Hostel

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides affordable accommodation and support for Anishinaabe individuals and families accessing the Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Provides the following services: 
  • Assistance with reserving accommodations 
  • Client advocacy 
  • Emotional support 
  • Language interpretation
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Dalles First Nation ; Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Keewatin ; Kenora ; Northwest Angle 33 First Nation ; Northwest Angle 37 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 39 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 40 First Nation ; Sioux Lookout ; Washagamis Bay First Nation ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation ; Whitefish Bay First Nation ; Wesawkwete First Nation (Zone 1 in Wabigoon)
Eligibility Anishinaabe individuals accessing the Lake of the Woods District Hospital for medical reasons
Application Call to make arrangements
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway, Oji-cree; available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-9861 Ext 2335
Fax 807-468-3488
E-Mail tperrault@wnhac.org
Website wnhac.org
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Primary Contact Fred Morrison, Hostel Supervisor; Email: fmorrison@wnhac.org
Alternate Contact Elizabeth Noel, Hostel Worker; Email: enoel@wnhac.org
Site Location Within Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Located In Community Kenora
Address 21 Sylvan St, 3rd Flr East
Kenora, ON P9N 3W7
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Mailing Address c/o Outpatient Hostel 
PO Box 320 
Keewatin, ON P0X 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS); Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- Northern Diabetes Health Network (NDHN); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)