Magnetawan First Nation

Site: Magnetawan First Nation Health Centre

Service: Friendly Visiting and Security Checks

Description (Service)
  • Arranges visits or phone calls from health staff 
  • Offers companionship and emotional support to older adults who live alone
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 Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Magnetawan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Magnetawan First Nation who are elderly (55 years and over) or individuals who live alone
  • Call to register for services; no referral required 
  • Transportation available to Health Centre; call to make arrangements
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Community is located along Hwy 69 and the Magnetawan River approx 68 km N of Parry Sound
Located In Community Magnetawan First Nation
Address & Map
Health Centre
10 Hwy 529
Britt, ON P0G 1A0
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Intersection Hwy 529 and Trans-Canada Hwy 69
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-383-1047
Fax 705-383-2121
Primary Contact Janice Smith, Community Wellness Worker; Phone: 705-383-1047 ext 236; Email:
Alternate Contact Jessica Sangelias, Personal Support Worker; Phone: 705-383-1047 ext 223; Email:

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