Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation

Site: Neyaashiinigmiing - Prairie Rd

Service: Home and Community Care Program

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, the Congregate dining and hot meal lunch programs have been suspended until further notice 
Regular Service 
Provides supports for older adults and adults with disabilities to help people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * culturally appropriate services * needs assessments conducted by community nurses  
Community support services include:  
* Congregate dining and hot meal lunch program offered at various times each month, contact for dates 
* escorted transportation for grocery shopping offered twice monthly 
* homemaker services - offers personal care, meal preparation and light housekeeping 
* Personal alarm system (Lifeline)  
* loan cupboard provides community members with short term loan of homecare equipment and supplies as needed, call for details 
* caregiver support, information, education and training provided in group or individual sessions
Service Details
Hours COVID-19  
Nurses available: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Telephone Reception Services: Mon-Thu 10 am- 2 pm 
In Person Reception: Fri 1 pm- 4:30 pm
Areas Served Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation
Eligibility Most programs available to all Chippewas of Nawash band members * Loan cupboard is for Chippewas of Nawash community members
Application Call or email to request an initial assessment appointment or for information
Languages English
Fees None - services are free but fee applies for personal alarm system
Address and Location
Located In Community Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation
Address & Map
247 Prairie Rd
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON N0H 2T0
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-534-5683
Primary Contact Norma Tobey, Supervisor
Primary Executive Angela Newman, Health Services Manager; Phone: ext 25
Service Categories All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Assistive Devices - Where to buy/rent/borrow ; Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Meals for Seniors ; Meals for Seniors / People with Disabilities ; Programs for Home Support
Service Category Groups Disabilities ; Food ; Health Care ; Indigenous Peoples ; Older Adults

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