Northwest Angle 33 First Nation

Site: Dog Paw Sub-Office

Service: Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes 
  • Provides case management and screening services 
  • Works to increase early detection and 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 
  • Promotes increased physical activity and knowledge of healthy eating 
  • Provides workshops, presentations and hands-on training for cultural activities and traditions 
  • Provides referrals and assists individuals in finding appropriate services
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Eligibility Members of Northwest Angle #33 First Nation living with diabetes or at-risk
Application Program registration required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-2858
Fax 807-226-2860
E-Mail nwa33afn@kmts.ca
Primary Executive Ruby Shebahkeget, Diabetes Worker and Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-226-2859; Fax: 807-226-8990
Site Location Northwest Angle 33B is on Lake of the Woods in Angle Inlet, 160 km SW from Kenora, across border from Angle Inlet, Minnesota
Located In Community Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Address Northwest Angle 33 First Nation, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative 
PO Box 1490 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X7
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)