Gull Bay First Nation

Site: Government Office

Service: Extended Health Benefits

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Provides various health benefits to individuals and families with high health costs
 
Benefits are determined based on need and may include: 
  • basic dental care 
  • diabetic supplies 
  • eyeglasses  
  • hearing aids  
  • prescription drugs  
  • surgical supplies and dressings  
  • transportation for medical appointments
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Eligibility Members of Gull Bay First Nation
 
Individuals and families who: 
  • were eligible for Ontario Works in the previous months, or 
  • are no longer eligible for Ontario Works because they received a payment for loss of income under the 1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement
Application Individuals can apply by contacting the office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-982-0006
Toll Free Phone 1-855-982-0006
Fax 807-982-0009
E-Mail info@gbfn.ca
Website www.gullbayfirstnation.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Stacey Barry, Ontario Works Administrator; Email: owmanager@gbfn.ca
Alternate Contact Kateri Rioux, Ontario Works Case Worker
Site Location Community is approx 175 km N of Thunder Bay on Hwy 527 along W shores of Lake Nipigon
Located In Community Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek First Nation
Address Gull Bay Government Office
Front St
Gull Bay, ON P0T 1P0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works 
PO Box 29100 
McIntyre Centre 
1186 Memorial Ave 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6P9
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)