Kasabonika Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Home Care Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Assists elders and/or families that have members with disabilities in their residence with routine household activities such as light housekeeping, laundry, shopping, meal preparation and personal care  
  • Provides household support for heavy and seasonal housecleaning  
  • Provides assistance with heavy outdoor work during the winter months such as shovelling and firewood  
  • Acts as respite for caregivers  
  • Provides short-term loan of mobility aids such as walkers and raised toilet seats
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Kasabonika Lake First Nation who require home-making/home support assistance due to age (60 years and older) or living with a disability
Application Registration required and may require a signed medical form from physician indicating need for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-535-2547
Fax 807-535-1152
Website www.kasabonikafirstnation.com
Primary Executive Ruby E Anderson, Home Care Coordinator; Phone: 807-535-2547 ext 223
Alternate Executive Terry Stoney, Health Director; Phone: 807-535-2547 ext 231; Email: terrys@kasabonika.ca
Site Location Community is approx 448 km NE of Sioux Lookout, on the Asheweig River
Located In Community Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Address Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Home Care 
PO Box 124 
Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
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)