Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation

Site: Administration Office

Service: Home and Community Care Program

Description
Description (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 Office: 8:30 am-4:30 pm * program hours vary, call for details
Areas Served Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation - and off-reserve members
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
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-534-5683
E-Mail hccsupervisor@gbtel.ca
Website www.nawash.ca/
Primary Contact Norma Tobey, Supervisor
Primary Executive Arlene Chegahno, Health Director; Phone: ext 25

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