Wabauskang First Nation

Site: Wabauskang Health Office

Service: Health Services

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 and a Community Health 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
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm * Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Wabauskang First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wabauskang First Nation
Application Requires booked appointments
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-529-6329
Fax 807-529-6330
E-Mail wabauskangfn@hotmail.com
Primary Executive Angie Petiquan, Health Director; Phone: 807-529-6329 ext 1; Email: angie01payash@hotmail.com
Alternate Executive Brian Etherington, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-529-6329 ext 4
Site Location Community is approx 70 km N of Vermilion Bay off Hwy 105 and 30 km S of Ear Falls along E shores of Wabauskang Lake
Located In Community Wabauskang First Nation
Address Health Office
131 Main St, Wabauskang 21
Perrault Falls, ON P0V 2K0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Wabauskang Health Office 
PO Box 418 
Ear Falls, ON P0V 1T0
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)