Naicatchewenin First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Medical Transportation Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Delivers medical transportation services and assistance in making medical appointment arrangements 
  • Provides transportation from/to Naicatchewenin Reserve to any medical appointments (doctor, dentist, optometrist, specialist) in the town of Fort Frances 
  • Provides assistance with making arrangements for any medical appointments out of town such as booking appointments, hotels, and completing applications for mileage compensation
Hours Band Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-2:30 pm 
Hours vary for transportation
Areas Served Naicatchewenin First Nation
Eligibility Members of Naicatchewenin First Nation living on-reserve
Application
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment  
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies  
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-486-3407
Fax 807-486-3704
E-Mail connie.smith@bellnet.ca
Website www.naicatcheweninfirstnation.ca
Primary Contact Doreen Smith, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-486-3560; Email: doreen.smith@bellnet.ca
Primary Executive Shelley Cyr, Interim Medical Van Driver; Phone: 807-486-3560; Email: shelley.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 Medical Transportation 
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)