Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members in their own homes
 
Provides the following services through a registered nurse, personal support workers and a home maintenance worker:  
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan  
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable  
  • Home care nursing duties  
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing  
  • Basic or advanced practice foot care  
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves  
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation  
  • Respite for family members and caregivers  
  • Help with light outdoor/yardwork
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 1 year(s) - 100 year(s) 
 
  • Members of Eagle Lake First Nation requiring assistance at home due to illness or injury or  
  • Individuals requiring assistance at home based on assessment for eligible services
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source  
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits  
  • Contact the Home Care Coordinator
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-755-1157
Toll Free Phone 1-800-255-7937
Fax 807-755-1161
E-Mail elhrc@migisi.ca
Website www.eaglelakefirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Debby Rutherford, Home Care Coordinator; Email: drutherford@migisi.ca
Alternate Executive Bernadette Wabange, Health Director; Phone: 807-755-1157 ext 222
Site Location Community is along NE shores of Eagle Lake approx 25 km SW of Dryden off Hwy 502 and Hwy 594
Located In Community Migisi Sahgaigan First Nation
Address 122 Aspen Ave
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Home Care 
PO Box 1002 
Migisi Sahgaigan, ON P0V 3H0
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 - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)