Cat Lake First Nation

Site: Cat Lake Health Authority - Mailing Address

Service: Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Supports for people living with prediabetes or diabetes 
  • Provides education and services for the prevention, management and treatment of diabetes  
  • Provides case management and screening services  
  • Works to reduce the number of avoidable complications that can arise from uncontrolled diabetes  
  • Advises on developing and implementing an approach to care and management of diabetes  
  • Assists individuals in finding appropriate services 
  • Provides referrals to other health care professionals
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Cat Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Cat Lake First Nation with prediabetes, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, or are at-risk
Application Appointments recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-347-2027 
807-347-2553
Fax 807-347-2565
Primary Contact Christine Crane, Diabetes Coordinator
Primary Executive Rita Wesley, Health Program Manager
Site Location Community is 180 km N of Sioux Lookout along the N shores of Cat Lake river system
Located In Community Cat Lake First Nation
Address Cat Lake, ON P0V 1J0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative 
PO Box 75 
Cat Lake, ON P0V 1J0
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 - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)