Red Rock Indian Band

Site: Professional Business Complex

Service: Homemakers Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent (does not belong to Tribal Council) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Provides short-term or on-going support services to assist elders to remain in their homes as long as possible  
  • Provides assistance with household chores, light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, and needs in the home as they arise 
  • Provides childcare in the home when the primary caregiver faces unexpected short term illness or hospitalization  
  • Acts as respite for informal caregivers such as extended family  
  • Acts as a social support for isolated or ill individuals
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Red Rock Indian Band
Eligibility Members of Red Rock Indian Band who are frail, elderly, and/or disabled who wish to remain in their home with short-term or on-going home support services during periods of incapacitation or convalescence
  • Requires completion of a needs assessment based on monthly income 
  • Intake with Social Services department
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-887-2510
Toll Free Phone 1-877-887-2510
Fax 807-887-3446
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact William (Tommy) Legarde, Social Services Administrator; Email:
Alternate Contact Homemakers
Site Location Reserve is approx 100 km NE of Thunder Bay, just off junction of Hwy 11 & 17, 2 km E of Nipigon
Located In Community Red Rock Indian Band
Address 2 Gas Rd
Red Rock Indian Band, ON P0T 2J0
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Intersection Gas Rd and Hwy 11/17
Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works/Homemakers Program 
PO Box 1030 
Nipigon, ON P0T 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS); Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)