Animakee Wa Zhing 37 First Nation

Site: Regina Bay Sub-Office

Service: Extended Health Benefits

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 various health benefits to individuals and families with high health costs
 
Benefits are determined based on need and may include: 
  • basic dental care 
  • diabetic supplies 
  • eyeglasses  
  • hearing aids  
  • prescription drugs  
  • surgical supplies and dressings  
  • transportation for medical appointments
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm * Fri 9 am-1 pm
Areas Served Northwest Angle 37 First Nation
Eligibility Members of Animakee Wa Zhing #37 First Nation (Northwest Angle 37)
 
Individuals and families who: 
  • were eligible for Ontario Works in the previous months, or 
  • are no longer eligible for Ontario Works because they received a payment for loss of income under the 1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement
Application Individuals can apply by contacting the office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-5353
Toll Free Phone 1-800-853-3960
Fax 807-226-1164
Primary Executive Jessica Jamieson, Welfare Administrator
Alternate Executive Vanessa Powassin, Band Manager; Email: band.manager@nwa37.ca
Site Location Regina Bay community is on Lake of the Woods approx 60 mi SE of Kenora off Hwy 71; Windigo Island community is near Manitoba & Minnesota borders approx 6 mi N of Angle Inlet, Minn
Located In Community Northwest Angle 37 First Nation
Address 316 Animkii Dr
Sioux Narrows, ON P0X 1N0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works 
PO Box 267 
Sioux Narrows, ON P0X 1N0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)