Kenora Chiefs Advisory

Site: Kenora - Veterans Drive

Service: Aboriginal Diabetes Education Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Promotes health and optimal diabetes management 
  • Addresses the prevalence and high incidence of diabetes in the Aboriginal population
 
Provides education and practical skills through the following initiatives 
  • Community workshops 
  • Cooking classes 
  • Presentations in schools 
  • Public health fairs 
  • Resource development
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Summer Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dalles First Nation ; Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Shoal Lake 39 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 40 First Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation ; Whitefish Bay First Nation
Eligibility First Nation individuals and families from member communities
Application Services provided locally in individual communities
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-8144
Toll Free Phone 1-855-367-2600
Fax 807-467-2656
E-Mail administration@kenorachiefs.ca
Website www.kenorachiefs.ca
Primary Contact Donna Mior, Community Diabetes Educator and Registered Nurse; Email: donna.mior@kenorachiefs.ca
Alternate Contact Jan Hardy, Program Coordinator; Email: jan.hardy@kenorachiefs.ca
Primary Executive Jocelyne Goretzki, Health Director; Phone: 807-467-8144 ext 235; Email: jocelyne.goretzki@kenorachiefs.ca
Located In Community Kenora
Address 240 Veterans Dr, Ste 301
Kenora, ON P9N 3X4
 
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Mailing Address c/o Aboriginal Diabetes 
PO Box 349 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)