Description (Service) Provides on-going or short-term support services to assist elders to remain in their homes as long as possible  
  • Provides assistance with household chores, light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, and needs in the home as they arise  
  • Provides household support for heavy and seasonal housecleaning as well as light home maintenance work  
  • Acts as respite for informal caregivers such as extended family  
  • Acts as a social support for isolated or ill individuals
Service Details
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Hours Health Centre Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon 
Meal Delivery Mon, Wed 11 am-12 noon
Areas Served Henvey Inlet First Nation
Eligibility Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation residing in the community requiring assistance with meals at home due to age (55 yrs and older), disability, illness or injury
  • Open to referrals from any source  
  • Assessment required to determine needs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Community is located 1 km E off Hwy 69 along Pickerel River Rd approx 80 km S of Sudbury
Located In Community Henvey Inlet First Nation
Address & Map
Health Centre
354A Pickerel River Rd
Pickerel, ON P0G 1J0
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Intersection Pickerel River Rd and Sub Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-857-1221
Toll Free Phone 1-866-252-3330
Fax 705-857-0730
Primary Contact Valerie Ashawasagai, Home Making Worker
Alternate Contact Elsie Ashawasagai, Home Maintenance Worker

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