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Shoal Lake 40 First Nation

Healthy Babies Healthy Children

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Description
Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
Program participants are provided with:
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers
  • Milk coupon program
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Eligibility
  • Members of Shoal Lake 40 First Nation with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Indigenous children at-risk
Application Process
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Office
807-733-3577 - Medical Centre
Fax
807-733-2561
Web Site
https://shoallake40.ca/
Email
sl40medical@gmail.com
Mailing Address
PO Box 6, Kejick Post Office
c/o Medical Centre
Shoal Lake, ON, P0X 1E0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Veronica Redsky, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator
Phone: 807-733-3719
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 23, 2022
Address
Medical Centre
Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, ON, P0X 1E0
  • Medical Centre is located in the community of Shoal Lake 40 First Nation
  • Reserve is approx 67 km SW of Kenora and straddles the border between Ontario and Manitoba

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1300
Tue
0900 - 1500
Wed
0900 - 1500
Thu
0900 - 1500
Fri
0900 - 1300

Medical Centre: Mon, Fri 9 am-1 pm; Tue-Thu 9 am-3 pm
Payday Wed: 9 am-12 noon
Service Area(s)
Shoal Lake 40 First Nation