Contact Information
Office Phone 519-534-0373
Fax 519-534-0964
E-Mail cn.healthcentre@gbtel.ca
Website www.nawash.ca
Primary Contact Arlene Chegahno, Health Director; Phone: ext 225
Alternate Contact Joshua King, Coordinator - NIHB and Medical Transportation; Phone: (Business) 519-534-2165 ext 223
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
Description (Service) Part of the Emergency Response team that is staffed 5 days a week with a registered community health nurse and community representatives * provides family medical care programs that promote health and prevent disease * offers workshops and activities to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health 
 
Services and programs offered include: 
 
* Prenatal nutrition program 
* monthly physician's clinic 
* health representative and nurse 
* foot care services  
* Chronic Disease Prevention Program - aimed towards prevention of diabetes, heart disease and cancer  
* Environmental Awareness Program - water sampling and testing for West Nile Virus and manages other environmental health related issues  
* Falls prevention and group exercise classes for seniors at Maadooki Seniors Centre, call health centre to register 
* Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) and Medical transportation - coordinates appeals and exemptions to health benefits, provides transportation to medical appointments, contact Joshua King for assistance 
 
Also offers (see separate listings for full details): 
* Home and Community Care Program - offers community support services such as meal services, and in home assistance 
* National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program - Addictions assessment, counselling and referral services 
* Child and Youth Mental Health Worker 
* Community Language Development - 'Language Nest' program
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 ; South Bruce Peninsula
Eligibility Chippewas of Nawash residents and band membership
Application Call or visit * appointments required for some programs
Languages English
Fees Call for specific program details