Métis Nation of Ontario - Kenora Métis Council

Site: Kenora Métis Council

Service: Community Support Services Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Head Office 
Métis Nation of Ontario 
500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3 
Ottawa, ON K1N 9G4 
Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889 
 
Kenora Métis Council is located in MNO Region 1
Description (Service) Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch 
  • Provides information, advocacy and support to assist individuals to remain in their homes as long as possible 
  • Acts as respite for informal caregivers such as extended family
 
Community Support Services offered include: 
  • Caregiver support 
  • Case management 
  • Friendly visiting 
  • Service arrangement and coordination 
  • Transportation for medical appointments within Kenora and/or assistance with medical appointment arrangements 
  • Visiting for social and safety reasons, either in person or on the phone
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora
Boundaries North to Caribou Falls, West to the Manitoba border, South to the United States border, East to Oak Lake and Lac Seul
Eligibility
  • Focus is on frail, vulnerable and at-risk elderly adults and individuals trying to overcome barriers in accessing care such as low income, geographic isolation, language or disability issues or 
  • Self-identified Métis persons of any age who require care in order to remain in their homes
Application
  • Intake assessment required  
  • Transportation arrangements must be booked 24 hours in advance; cancellation as soon as possible appreciated
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-2034
Fax 807-468-1979
E-Mail kmc@shaw.ca
Website www.metisnation.org
Primary Contact Ron Neufeld, Community Support Services Coordinator; Phone: 807-467-2555
Primary Executive Shelley Gonneville, Manager of Operations, Healing and Wellness Branch; Phone: 705-254-1768 ext 310; Email: shelleyg@metisnation.org
Alternate Executive Joel Henley, Council President; Phone: 807-465-5619; Email: joelh@metisnation.org
Site Location Located in Norman at strip mall next to Subway
Located In Community Kenora
Address 621 Lakeview Dr, Unit 4
Kenora, ON P9N 3P6
 
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Intersection Lakeview Dr and A St W
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Front door is accessible from ground level
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC)