Description & Services
Public Comments This location reports to the Thunder Bay Zone office
Description (Service) Provides community health services and assistance with non-insured health benefits to eligible First Nation and Inuit people
 
Community Health Services
 
Prevention programs intended to improve the health and well being of First Nation peoples are available on the following topics: 
  • Communicable disease control 
  • Maternal and child health care programs 
  • Chronic disease monitoring 
  • Care of the elderly 
  • School health programs 
  • Environmental health
 
Non-Insured Health Benefits
 
Provides assistance with accessing and making arrangements for extended health benefits, including: 
  • Dental care 
  • Medical transportation 
  • Medical equipment 
  • Medications 
  • Mental health counselling 
  • Short-term crisis intervention 
  • Vision care
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Dalles First Nation ; Grassy Narrows First Nation ; Keewatin ; Kenora ; Northwest Angle 33 First Nation ; Northwest Angle 37 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 39 First Nation ; Shoal Lake 40 First Nation ; Washagamis Bay First Nation ; Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation ; Whitedog First Nation ; Whitefish Bay First Nation
Eligibility Must be a registered Inuit and/or First Nation individual and reside in or adjacent to one of the communities served by the Kenora Health Centre
Application
  • Health Centre operates on a walk-in basis 
  • Most services are accessed on-reserve through visiting health professionals
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-8961
Fax 807-468-6257
Website www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fniah-spnia/index-eng.php
Primary Contact Lori Dingwall, Health Clerk, Kenora Health Centre; Email: lori.dingwall@hc-sc.gc.ca
Primary Executive Andrew Seaton, Zone Administrator, Thunder Bay Zone; Phone: 807-343-5302; Fax: 807-343-5308; Email: andrew.seaton@canada.ca
Site Location Kenora Government of Canada building
Located In Community Kenora
Address 100 Park St
Kenora, ON P9N 3G6
 
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Intersection Park St and Pine Portage Rd
Mailing Address Box 1510 
Kenora, ON P9N 3G6
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with ramp and automatic push button door; Washroom -- Not accessible, no public washroom ; Assistance (buzzer) available in the building to access FNIHB office
Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government