Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation

Site: Neyaashiinigmiing - Prairie Rd

Service: Home and Community Care Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-534-5683
Primary Contact Norma Tobey, Supervisor
Primary Executive Arlene Chegahno, Health Director; Phone: ext 25
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation
Address 247 Prairie Rd
Neyaashiinigmiing, ON N0H 2T0
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
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: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * program hours vary, call for details
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