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Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)Treaty #3
Organization: Wauzhushk Onigum Nation - Band Office - Community Medical Clinic  
Phone Numbers: 807-548-6340
Fax: 807-548-5035
PO Box 1850
Kenora, ON
P9N 3X8
Golf Course Rd
Location: Community is 2 miles SE of Kenora off Hwy 17E and Golf Course Rd, along N shore of Lake of the Woods
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Executives: Linda Copenace - Health Director
Dawn Treleaven - Community Health Representative
Service Description: Provides services that promote physical and mental health for community members
  • Provides consultations with visiting physicians
  • Provides health awareness, education and prevention workshops and seminars
  • Coordinates clinics in areas that may include Diabetes, Immunization, Sexual Health and Communicable Diseases
  • Coordinates monthly foot care sessions in individual's home or at office
  • Works with maintenance worker to ensure community water quality
  • Identifies and attempts to correct health hazards

Addresses individual health care needs by providing:
  • Intake services to determine health care needs of individual
  • Referrals to appropriate health care providers based on information in the intake assessment
  • Advocacy on behalf of individual with other health professionals
  • Coordination of one-on-one pre-natal care with the community health nurse
  • Home visits to the sick, elderly, new mothers and persons with health care needs
  • Assistance with coordinating local and long distance travel arrangements for medical appointments

Fees: None
Application: Appointments required for consultations with health representatives
Prior arrangements required for home visits
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation
Languages: English
Language Note: Ojibway interpretation available upon request
Area(s) Served: Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation
See Also: Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples

This information was last completely updated on 12/1/2016

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Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC)
Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3
Treaty #3
Reserve is 2 miles SE of Kenora off Hwy 17E, along N shore of Lake of the Woods