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  
  • Publishes a monthly Health Newsletter 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
 
Coordinates activities for community residents including but not limited to: 
  • Bowling nights 
  • Elder's nights 
  • Judo classes 
  • Open gym nights 
  • Swim Fit classes 
  • Walking programs
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Wabigoon Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation
Application
  • Appointments required for health professional consultations 
  • Registration for most activities required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-938-6464
Fax 807-938-6565
E-Mail health@drytel.net
Website www.wabigoonlakeon.ca
Primary Executive Corrina Brown, Health Director
Alternate Executive Sharon Shabaquay, Band Administrator; Phone: 807-938-6684
Site Location Community is approx 19 km SE of Dryden, 2 km S off TransCanada Hwy 17, along both shores of Dinorwic Lake
Located In Community Wabigoon Lake First Nation
Address RR 1 Site 115
Dryden, ON P8N 2Y4
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Centre 
PO Box 359 
RR 1 Site 115 
Dryden, ON P8N 2Y4
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)