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N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre
Life Long Care Program

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  • Provides support for Indigenous people in need of non-hospital care who are frail, vulnerable and at risk
  • Meets the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of people who require care, support, information, service referrals, health education or extended support
Services offered include:
  • Medical transportation services
  • Medical escorts
  • Referrals to community services and Friendship Centre programs
  • Preparation of forms and applications
  • Congregate dining services
  • Home visits/friendly visitation
  • Security checks (in person or over the phone)
  • Caregiver support services (respite and training)
  • Advocacy with community agencies
  • Access to cultural activities, traditional foods, ceremonies, Elders and Healers
  • Transitioning from ODSP to Old Age pension
  • Locating a family doctor
  • Assistance in obtaining medical equipment and supplies
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pmEvening Programs Mon-Fri 1 pm- 9 pmSummer hours begin first Mon in Jun, Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Eligibility
Off-reserve Indigenous individuals who are elderly, disabled, or chronically ill
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On January 22, 2020

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