Eabametoong First Nation

Site: Detox Centre - Mailing Address

Service: Home and Community Care

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members in their own homes
 
Provides the following services through a Case Manager/Nurse, Personal Support Workers and Homemakers: 
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan 
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable  
  • Home care nursing duties 
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing 
  • Basic or advanced practice foot care 
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves 
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation 
  • Respite for family members and caregivers 
  • Help with light outdoor/yardwork
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Eabamet Lake ; Eabametoong First Nation
Eligibility Members of Eabametoong First Nation requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits 
  • Contact the Home Care Coordinator
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-242-1157
Fax 807-242-1462
Website www.eabametoong.firstnation.ca
Primary Contact Nancy Keeskitay, Home Care Coordinator; Email: nancy.keeskitay@eabametoongfn.ca
Primary Executive Ann Waswa, Nurse Manager
Alternate Executive Robert Baxter, Health and Social Services Director; Phone: 807-242-1333 ext 210; Email: robert.baxter@eabametoongfn.ca
Site Location Community is on N shore of Eabamet Lake, 155 km NE of Armstrong, 360 km N of Thunder Bay
Located In Community Eabametoong First Nation
Address Eabamet Lake
 
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Mailing Address c/o Home & Community Care 
Box 273 
Eabamet Lake, ON P0T 1L0
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)