Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services Inc

Site: Fort Frances - 1460 Idylwild Dr

Service: Home and Community Care Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members in their own homes
 
Provides the following services through a Case Manager/Nurses, Personal Support Workers and Homemakers: 
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan 
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable 
  • Service coordination with other agencies if required 
  • Home care nursing duties 
  • Access to medical supplies and equipment  
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing, toileting, eating, mobility and bathing  
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves  
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation  
  • Respite for family members and caregivers  
  • Help with light outdoor/yardwork including lawn mowing and wood chopping
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-3 pm, Fri 8 am-2:30 pm
Areas Served Anishinaabeg of Naongashing First Nation ; Couchiching First Nation ; Lac La Croix First Nation ; Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation ; Naicatchewenin First Nation ; Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation ; Onigaming First Nation ; Rainy River First Nation ; Seine River First Nation ; Stanjikoming First Nation - Mitaanjigamiing
Boundaries West to Big Island/Big Grassy First Nations, East to Lac La Croix First Nation, South to the US/Canada border, North to Onigaming First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals and/or families from any of the 10 First Nation communities in the Fort Frances Tribal area requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source including self-referral 
  • Initial assessment required 
  • Medical treatment requires Physician's order
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-2042
Fax 807-274-2050
E-Mail reception@fftahs.com
Website www.fftahs.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Danielle Lee, Administrative Assistant; Email: dlee@fftahs.org
Alternate Contact Nicole Sandelovich, Manager of Health Services; Email: nsandelovich@fftahs.org
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 1460 Idylwild Dr
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
 
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Intersection Idylwild Dr and Lake Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 608 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)