Red Rock Indian Band

Site: Band Office

Service: Medical Transportation Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent (does not belong to Tribal Council)
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)
Robinson-Superior Treaty

Relief Medical Van Drivers are: Angela Sault and Helen Perkles, email: MediVan@shaw.ca
Description (Service) Delivers medical transportation services and assistance in making medical appointment arrangements 
  • Provides transportation to health programs within the community 
  • Provides transportation from/to Red Rock Indian Band to any medical appointments (doctor, dentist, optometrist etc) in Nipigon and Thunder Bay 
  • Provides assistance with making arrangements for any medical appointments out of town such as booking appointments, hotels, and completing applications for mileage compensation
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon,1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Red Rock Indian Band
Eligibility Members of Red Rock Indian Band who require assistance with medical transportation due to illness, injury or age
Application
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment  
  • Requires 24 hour advance booking; exceptions made for emergencies  
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-887-2510
Toll Free Phone 1-877-887-2510
Fax 807-887-3446
E-Mail MediVan@shaw.ca
Website www.redrockband.ca
Primary Executive Theresa Cote, Medical Van Driver; Phone: 807-887-2510 ext 238
Alternate Executive Lucille Lesperance, Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-887-2510 ext 225; Email: rrbchr@shaw.ca
Site Location Reserve is approx 100 km NE of Thunder Bay, just off junction of Hwy 11 & 17, 2 km E of Nipigon
Located In Community Red Rock Indian Band
Address Red Rock Indian Band P0T 2P0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Medical Transportation 
PO Box 1030 
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Miinistry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)