Seine River First Nation

Site: Health Services 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 Health Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Seine River First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members of Seine River 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
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Reception: 807-599-2224
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3349
Fax 807-599-1029
E-Mail frankabatay@yahoo.ca
Primary Contact Erica Stonefish, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2033; Email: e.stonefish@gmail.com
Primary Executive Frances Kabatay, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2007
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)