Naicatchewenin First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services  
Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council 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  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Band Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-2:30 pm
Areas Served Naicatchewenin First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Naicatchewenin 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 807-486-3407
Fax 807-486-3704
E-Mail nwbay@nwonet.net
Website www.naicatcheweninfirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Deanna Cyr, Program Coordinator; Phone: 807-486-3407 ext 250; Email: deanna.cyr@bellnet.ca
Alternate Executive Armand Jourdain Sr, Health and Social Services Director; Phone: 807-486-3407 ext 225; Email: armand.jourdain@bellnet.ca
Site Location Community is W of Fort Frances along Hwy 11 and 50 km N of Devlin on Hwy 613
Located In Community Naicatchewenin First Nation
Address RR 1
Devlin, ON P0W 1C0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
PO Box 15 
RR 1 
Devlin, ON P0W 1C0
Physical Access Not 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)