Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation

Service: Home and Community Care Program, Neyaashiinigmiing - 247 Prairie Rd

Record #: BRU0172
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 04 May 2022


Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, services can be canceled at a moments notice, please call for confirmation.

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
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

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

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-534-5683
Primary Contact Norma Tobey, Administrator
Alternate Contact Cynthia Porter, Health Services Manager; Phone: ext 26
Mailing Address 247 Prairie Rd 
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON 
Canada N0H 2T0

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