Couchiching First Nation

Site: Fort Frances - 201 Frog Creek Rd

Service: Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
Program participants are provided with:  
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Couchiching First Nation
  • Aboriginal individuals and families with children 6 years of age and younger 
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
  • Program registration required 
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-1918
Fax 807-274-6458
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Primary Contact Dianna Singleton, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator; Phone: 807-274-1918 ext 601
Alternate Contact Amber Jourdain, Assistant Coordinator; Phone: 807-274-1918 ext 602
Site Location Next door to Multi Use Building
Located In Community Couchiching First Nation
Address 201 Frog Creek Rd
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M3
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Intersection Frog Creek Rd and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
RR 2, RMB 2027 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)