Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation

Site: Neyaashiinigmiing - 247 Prairie Rd

Service: Home and Community Care Program

Record #: BRU0172
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 16 May 2023


Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
Due to COVID-19, masks are continued to be strongly recommended.

Regular Service
Homecare Services include:
  • 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
  • Lighthouse keeping and meal preparation
  • Personal Care
  • Loan cupboard provides community members with short term loan of homecare equipment and supplies as needed, call for details
  • Personal alarm system (Lifeline)
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
  • caregiver support, information, education and training provided in group or individual sessions

Service Details

Hours Nurses available: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Telephone and in-person reception services: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon and 1 pm-4:30 pm

Starting May 26, 2023 until last Fri before Labour day, the health centre hours on Fri are 8:30 am-12:30 pm
Areas Served Chippewas of Nawash 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.

For meals, contact Megan Waddilove, Community Support Service Coordinator at ext 224 for dates and time and to register.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Neyaashiinigmiing
Address & Map
Health Centre
247 Prairie Rd
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON
Canada N0H 2T0
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-534-0373
Primary Contact Connie Clayton RN, HCC Nurse Supervisor; Phone: ext 230 * (Cell) 519-374-7490
Alternate Contact Cynthia Porter, Health Services Manager; Phone: ext 226; Email:
Mailing Address 247 Prairie Rd 
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON 
Canada N0H 2T0

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