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Nipissing First Nation

Home and Community Care

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Description
Provides health care services for ill, injured or elderly community members in their own homes to allow them to live independently for as long as possible

Provides the following services through a Case Manager/Nurse, Personal Support Workers and Homemakers:
  • Assessment to determine individuals health history and develop a personalized care plan
  • Case management to ensure that care plans are being carried out and that the plan developed is still suitable
  • Home care nursing duties
  • Personal care help with activities such as dressing and bathing
  • Basic foot care
  • Teaching the individual in need to care for themselves
  • Home support with light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation
  • Respite for family members and caregivers
  • Security checks
  • Help with light outdoor/yard work
  • Loan of small number of health care aids such as crutches; available on a first- come basis
Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1630
Tue
0800 - 1630
Wed
0800 - 1630
Thu
0800 - 1630
Fri
0800 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Members of Nipissing First Nation requiring assistance at home due to illness, injury or age
Application Process
Requires referral from family Physician for Personal Support and Homemaking
Fees
None
Documents Required
Intake assessment required to determine needs
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
October 13, 2021