Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA)  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
 
Program participants are provided with:  
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Lac Seul First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Lac Seul First Nation with a focus on residents of Frenchman's Head  
    with children younger than 6 years of age  
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
Application
  • Program registration required  
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-582-3512
Fax 807-582-3837
Website lacseul.firstnation.ca
Primary Executive Rita Angeconeb, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator
Alternate Executive Leroy Quoquat, Health Director; Phone: 807-582-9641; Email: lquoquat@lsfn.ca
Site Location Frenchman's Head community is approx 40 km NW of Sioux Lookout, on Lost Lake, part of the Lac Seul River system, directly across from Hudson
Located In Community Lac Seul First Nation
Address 4 Lakeview Cres
Lac Seul First Nation, ON P0V 1X0
 
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Mailing Address c/o AHBHC 
PO Box 303 
Hudson, ON P0V 1X0
Physical Access 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 - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)