Sheshegwaning First Nation

Site: Health Centre

Service: Home and Community Care Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members to allow them to remain in their own homes
Provides the following services:  
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan 
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable 
  • Home care through Personal Support Workers 
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing 
  • Basic foot care 
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves 
  • Companionship 
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation 
  • Respite for family members and caregivers
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-1 pm
Areas Served Sheshegwaning
Eligibility Members of Sheshegwaning First Nation who are ill, injured or elderly (55 years and over)
  • Intake assessment required  
  • Accepts referrals from any source including self-referral 
  • Valid health card and certificate of Indian status (if applicable) required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-283-3030
Fax 705-283-3642
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Primary Contact Personal Support Worker
Primary Executive Nicole Bush, Health Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Beverly Endanawas, Community Health Representative
Site Location Community is located off Hwy 540 along NW shore of Manitoulin Island approx 112 km W of Little Current
Located In Community Sheshegwaning
Address 1079B Sheshegwaning Rd
Sheshegwaning, ON P0P 1X0
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Intersection Sheshegwaning Rd and Hwy 540
Mailing Address c/o Health Centre 
PO Box 1 C-1 
Sheshegwaning, ON P0P 1X0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)