Windigo First Nations Council

Site: Windigo First Nations Council

Service: Home and Community Care

Description & Services
Public Comments Member of Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)
Description (Service) Oversees health care services delivered within the home to elderly, ill or injured members of the community 
  • Facilitates program management supervision, case management and nursing services  
  • Facilitates community-based services such as personal support workers, homemakers and meals on wheels
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Slate Falls First Nation ; Whitewater Lake First Nation
Eligibility Member First Nation communities requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age
Application Services are accessed at a local level, contact Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1585
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3621
Fax 807-737-3133
E-Mail reception@windigo.on.ca
Website www.windigo.on.ca
Primary Executive Patty Everson, Home and Community Care Manager; Phone: 807-737-1585 ext 7741; Email: peverson@windigo.on.ca
Alternate Executive Jethro Tait, Health Director; Phone: 807-737-1585 ext 7745; Email: jtait@windigo.on.ca
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 160 Alcona Dr
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A3
 
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Intersection Alcona Dr and First Ave N
Mailing Address c/o Home & Community Care 
PO Box 299 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A3
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)