Seine River First Nation

Site: Health Services Office

Service: Meals On Wheels

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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)
  • Assists seniors to live independently in the community through the provision of nourishing meals at a reasonable cost  
  • Coordinates with Community Health Representative and Cook to deliver homemade meals five days per week to individual's homes, suitable for diabetics, but may request meals for those on special diets 
  • Meals are delivered by a volunteer who provides regular social contact and checks on the health and safety of the client
Hours Health Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Meals On Wheels: Mon-Fri supper meal only, delivered at 4:30 pm
Areas Served Seine River First Nation
  • Members of Seine River First Nation 
  • Individuals who are considered elders and live alone or individuals who have had recent surgery or medical conditions which require assistance
  • Requires initial assessment with Home and Community Care Nurse who visits community every Tue 
  • Needs are then determined with Community Health Representative and Nurse
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Reception: 807-599-2224
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3349
Fax 807-599-1029
Primary Contact Frances Kabatay, Long Term Care Coordinator and Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2007
Site Location Community is on shore of Wild Potato Lake, 1 km S of Horsecollar Junction on Hwy 11, located 50 km W of Atikokan
Located In Community Seine River First Nation
Address 37 Riverside Rd W
Seine River First Nation, ON P0W 1H0
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Intersection Horsecollar Junction Rd and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o Long Term Care 
PO Box 124 
Mine Centre, ON P0W 1H0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)