North Spirit Lake First Nation

Site: Stanley Rae Memorial Health Station

Service: Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #5
Description (Service) Supports for individuals living with prediabetes or diabetes
 
  • Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes 
  • Provides case management and screening services  
  • 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 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served North Spirit Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of North Spirit Lake First Nation with prediabetes, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, or are at-risk
Application Appointments recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-776-0019
Fax 807-776-0063
Primary Contact Taylor Rae, Diabetes Worker; Email: taylorrae@knet.ca
Alternate Contact LaRhonda Oombash, Referral Clerk; Email: larhonda.csj@gmail.com
Primary Executive Susan Rae, Health Director; Email: susanrae40@gmail.com
Site Location Community is approx 170 km NE of Red Lake on SW shore of North Spirit Lake
Located In Community North Spirit Lake First Nation
Address Airport Rd
North Spirit Lake, ON P0V 2G0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative 
Stanley Rae Memorial Health Station 
North Spirit Lake, ON P0V 2G0
Physical Access Fully 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 - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)