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Head Office Métis Nation of Ontario 500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3 Ottawa, ON K1N 9G4 Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889 Thunder Bay Métis Council is located in MNO Region 2
Organization: Métis Nation of Ontario - Thunder Bay Métis Council - Community Support Services Program  
Phone Numbers: 807-624-5025
Fax: 807-623-7036
Email: thunderbaymetis@hotmail.com
Website: www.thunderbaymetiscouncil.com
Address:
226 May St S, 2nd Fl
Thunder Bay, ON
P7E 1B4
Intersection: May St S and Arthur St E
Location: South Ward, former Royal Canadian Legion, Fort William Br 5 Bldg
Accessibility: Partially Accessible    Partially Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Shelley Gonneville - Manager of Operations, Healing and Wellness Branch
705-254-1768 ext 310 * shelleyg@metisnation.org
Jean Camirand - Council President
807-624-5024 * tboffice@metisnation.org
Contacts: Community Support Services Coordinator
807-624-5010
Service Description: Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch
  • Provides information, advocacy and support to assist individuals to remain in their homes as long as possible
  • Acts as respite for informal caregivers such as extended family

Community Support Services offered include:
  • Caregiver support
  • Case management
  • Friendly visiting
  • Service arrangement and coordination
  • Transportation for medical appointments within Thunder Bay and/or assistance with medical appointment arrangements
  • Visiting for social and safety reasons, either in person or on the phone

Fees: None
Application:
  • Intake assessment required
  • Transportation arrangements must be booked 24 hours in advance; cancellation as soon as possible appreciated
Eligibility - Population(s) Served:
  • Focus is on frail, vulnerable and at-risk elderly adults and individuals trying to overcome barriers in accessing care such as low income, geographic isolation, language or disability issues or
  • Self-identified Métis persons of any age who require care in order to remain in their homes
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Thunder Bay City, Thunder Bay District
See Also: Friendly Visiting
Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples
Home Help and Homemaking
Shopping and Grocery Assistance

This information was last completely updated on 11/3/2016

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