Wahnapitae First Nation
Community Wellness Worker Program

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Promotes healthy individuals, families and communities
  • Coordinates services for community seniors to allow them to remain in their own home as long as possible
  • Supports reduction or prevention of family and community violence
  • Provides culturally appropriate support services, resources, educational materials, and workshops to address community wellness needs
  • Participates in and assists to organize community events such as Winter Carnival, Aboriginal Day, Summer Blueberry Picking trips, and Annual Traditional Pow Wow
  • Promotes a culturally appropriate approach to healing and wellness

Services and health programs include:
  • Home support for seniors to live independently in own home
  • Nutrition information, education and activities such as nutrition bingo
  • Congregate dining
  • Socialization
  • Support to access other services and amenities
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron Treaty
Eligibility
Members of Wahnapitae First Nation

Age Requirements: Ages: 50 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Requires registration with Community Wellness Worker
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (40) Federal Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On September 10, 2018

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