Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members 
  • Coordinates health care services through visiting health professionals such as home care and community health nurses, nurse practitioners, foot care nurse and diabetes educator at the Aroland Health Centre 
  • Provides health awareness and counselling, education and prevention workshops 
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
 
Addresses individual health care needs by providing: 
  • 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 Centre: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm * Fri 9 am-2 pm 
Band Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Aroland First Nation
Eligibility Members of Aroland First Nation
Application
  • Appointments recommended  
  • Prior arrangements required for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-329-8787 
807-329-8686
Fax 807-329-8778
E-Mail arolandhealthcentre@yahoo.com
Website firstnation.ca/aroland
Primary Contact Serina Kashkeesh, Referral Clerk
Primary Executive Annabelle Mendowagon, Health Director
Alternate Executive Margaret Mendowagon, Community Health Representative
Site Location Settlement is located 60 km N of Geraldton, then 20 km W of Nakina on Hwy 643
Located In Community Aroland First Nation
Address Aroland Health Centre
Hwy 643
Aroland, ON P0T 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Health Centre 
PO Box 10 
Aroland First Nation 
Aroland, ON P0T 1B0
Physical Access Not Applicable
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)