Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council (BTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members  
  • Coordinates consultations with visiting professionals including a Nurse Practitioner once per week and a Health Canada Nurse  
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars  
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases  
  • Coordinates regular foot care sessions with visiting chiropodist  
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing:  
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual  
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment  
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals  
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse  
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs  
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
 
Administers the following programs: 
  • Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative 
  • Aboriginal Healing and Wellness 
  • Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
  • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program 
  • Early Childhood Development 
  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder 
  • Home and Community Care 
  • Maternal Child Health 
  • National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program 
  • Referral Clerk (Medical Transportation and Non Insured Health Benefits)
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Alternating Fri 9 am-1 pm 
Nurse Practitioner: Tue
Areas Served Dalles First Nation
Eligibility Members of Ochiichagwe'babigo'ining (Dalles) Ojibway Nation
Application Requires booked appointments
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-548-5876
Toll Free Phone 1-888-767-4960
Fax 807-548-2337
Website www.ochiichag.ca
Primary Executive Lorraine Kabestra, Health Manager; Phone: 807-548-5876 ext 255; Email: health1@ochiichag.ca
Alternate Executive Wayne Henry, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-548-5876 ext 228; Email: chr@ochiichag.ca
Site Location Community is approx 27 km NW of Kenora off Hwy 17A and along Hwy 658
Located In Community Dalles First Nation
Address 22 Band Office Rd
Dalles, ON P9N 0J2
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Program 
Dalles Rd, RR 1 
Kenora, ON P9N 3W7
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)