Temagami First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Extended Health Benefits

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Primary Tribal Organization: Independent 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Provides various health benefits to individuals and families with high health costs
 
Benefits are determined based on need and may include: 
  • basic dental care 
  • diabetic supplies 
  • eyeglasses  
  • hearing aids  
  • prescription drugs  
  • surgical supplies and dressings  
  • transportation for medical appointments
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Temagami First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
Members of Temagami First Nation 
 
Individuals and families who: 
  • were eligible for Ontario Works in the previous months, or 
  • are no longer eligible for Ontario Works because they received a payment for loss of income under the 1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement
Application Individuals can apply by contacting the office and scheduling an appointment; usually available within 24 hours
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-237-8943
Toll Free Phone 1-888-737-9884
Fax 705-237-8959
Website www.temagamifirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Kim Montroy, Ontario Works Administrator; Email: Kim.Montroy@temagamifirstnation.ca
Alternate Executive Maureen O'Sullivan, Executive Director
Site Location Community is on Bear Island on Lake Temagami, 88 km N of North Bay off Hwy 11
Located In Community Bear Island
Address Bear Island, ON
 
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Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works 
General Delivery 
Bear Island, ON P0H 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS)