Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Site: Noojmowin Teg Health Centre

Service: Aging At Home Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides services and support to elders with health care needs to enable them to stay at home as long as possible
Provides the following services as needed: 
  • Assesses and supports the client at home and out of hospital to prevent repeat admissions to the Emergency Department 
  • Facilitates timely discharge of clients from acute care hospitals 
  • Provides referrals to other health services such as short stay, rehabilitation, long term care or hospice for palliative care 
  • Delivers educational sessions to Personal Support Workers at all seven First Nations on Manitoulin Island 
  • Mentors Registered Nursing staff in palliative, pain, wound and capacity assessments, and placement issues as they provide care for elders 
  • Acts as a resource for family members who are caring for an elderly loved one 
  • Coordinates the Aging At Home Transportation services 
  • Offers the use of an electric bed with special mattress as well as positioning aids and mobility aids for palliative or bedridden clients 
  • Rents the use of a negative pressure vac unit which expedites healing of wounds
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; Little Current ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Wikwemikong ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
All Manitoulin First Nations elders and the off-reserve Aboriginal elderly population
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Requires initial assessment to determine needs 
  • For use and/or rental of equipment and aids, call the Aging At Home Navigator
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-2182
Fax 705-368-2229
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Kim Genereux, Aging At Home Navigator; Phone: 705-368-2182 ext 241; Email:
Alternate Contact Marcia Trudeau-Bomberry, Health and Wellness Manager; Phone: 705-368-2182 ext 254; Email:
Site Location Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation is located on N channel on shore of Manitoulin Island, along Hwy 540, 5 km W of town of Little Current
Located In Community Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Address 48 Hillside Rd
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
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Intersection Hillside Rd and Hwy 540
Mailing Address c/o Aging At Home Program 
Bag 2002 
Hwy 540 
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)