Northwest Angle 33 First Nation

Site: Dog Paw Sub-Office

Service: Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council of Treaty 3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)  
 
Program participants are provided with:  
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers 
  • Milk coupon program  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Northwest Angle 33 First Nation with children under 6 years of age  
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
Application
  • Program registration required 
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-226-2858
Fax 807-226-2860
E-Mail nwa33afn@kmts.ca
Primary Contact Monica Shebahkeget, Executive Assistant
Primary Executive Karen Pearson, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator
Site Location NW Angle 33A is 60 km SE of Kenora on shore of Dog Paw Lake near Sioux Narrows; NW Angle 33B is on Lake of the Woods in Angle Inlet, 160 km SW from Kenora, across border from Angle Inlet, Minnesota
Located In Community Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Address Northwest Angle 33 First Nation, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Northwest Angle 33 First Nation 
PO Box 1490 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X7
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)