Seine River First Nation

Site: Health Services Office

Service: Health Services

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) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars 
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases 
  • Coordinates monthly foot care sessions in individual's home or at health office 
  • Works with maintenance workers and Environmental Health Officer to ensure community water quality 
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual 
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment 
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals 
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse 
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs 
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments
Hours Health Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Hours for home visits vary
Areas Served Seine River First Nation
Eligibility Members of Seine River First Nation
Application
  • Requires appointments for services 
  • Assessment and prior arrangements must be made for home visits
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Reception: 807-599-2224
Fax 807-599-1029
E-Mail frankabatay@yahoo.ca
Primary Executive Frances Kabatay, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2007
Alternate Executive Thomas Johnson Jr, Chief; Email: tom@vianet.ca
Site Location Community is on shore of Wild Potato Lake, 1 km S of Horsecollar Junction on Hwy 11, located 50 km W of Atikokan
Located In Community Seine River First Nation
Address 37 Riverside Rd W
Seine River First Nation, ON P0W 1H0
 
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Intersection Horsecollar Junction Rd and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o Health Services 
PO Box 124 
Mine Centre, ON P0W 1H0
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)