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Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

Long Term Care


Description
  • Operates a 59 bed long term care facility offering a variety of programs, services and amenities
  • Provides holistic, quality care based on the Seven Grandfather Teachings
Coordinates and delivers the following programs to residents:
  • Community Special Events
  • Facility Tours
  • Guest Speakers
  • Intergenerational Programs
  • Memorial Services
  • Outdoor Gardens/Horticultural Activities
  • Pet Visitation/Therapy
  • Volunteer Appreciation Events
  • Voting Day Polling Station
Provides residents with the following services:
  • 24-hour Nursing Care and Supervision
  • 24-hour On Call Physician
  • Care Conferences
  • Exercise and weight training
  • Foot Care
  • Hairdressing/Barber Services
  • Laundry Services
  • Meals
  • Medication administration
  • Palliative care
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Physician Visits
  • Social Work Services/Family Services Coordinator
  • Spiritual Programs and Pastoral Care
  • Various recreational programs and social events
Offers the following amenities:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarms on Exit Doors
  • Animals on-site
  • Common television room
  • Private and semi-private rooms with 2-piece washroom (toilet and sink)
  • Shared shower/bathing rooms
  • Secure Building Exits
  • Secure Units
Comments
  • Accredited by Accreditations Canada
  • Facility includes 59 beds that are divided between 56 Long Stay Beds, 2 Short Stay/Respite Beds, 1 Veterans Priority Access Bed
Eligibility
Requires that an individual must:
  • Have a valid Ontario Health Card (OHIP)
  • Have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of caregiving, care in the home or care in the community
  • Have health care needs that can be met in a long term care home


Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Apply through the North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)
Office
705-859-3107 or 705-859-3108 - Nursing Home
Fax
705-859-2057
Web Site
https://www.wikwemikongnursinghome.com
Email
info@wikwemikongnursinghome.com
Mailing Address
PO Box 114
c/o Nursing Home
Wikwemikong, ON, P0P 2J0
Canada
Languages
English; Ojibway
Contact
Elizabeth Cooper, Director of Care
Home Administrator
Cheryl Osawabine Peltier
Email: administrator@wikynursinghome.com
Fees
Program - Some programs may require additional fees ; Service - Accommodation; Some services may require additional fees ; Fee assistance available for Basic accommodations ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC).
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 12, 2021
Address
Wikwemikong Nursing Home, 2281 Wikwemikong Way
Wiikwemkoong First Nation, ON, P0P 2J0
  • Nursing Home is located at Wikwemikong Way near Wasse-Abin Junior School
  • Closest intersection is at Wikwemikong Way and Fox Lake Rd

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1600
Tue
0800 - 1600
Wed
0800 - 1600
Thu
0800 - 1600
Fri
0800 - 1600

Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
  • Algoma District
  • Cochrane District
  • Kenora District
  • Manitoulin District
  • Nipissing District
  • Rainy River District
  • Sudbury District
  • Thunder Bay District
  • Timiskaming District
  • Wikwemikong