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Wequedong Lodge of Thunder Bay

Health Related Temporary Housing


Description
  • Provides short term accommodation and support services to out of town Indigenous individuals accessing health care services in Thunder Bay
  • Provides meals, translation, transportation and referral services
  • Offers translation services in Ojibway, Oji-Cree, and Swampy Cree
  • Provides transportation to and from the Lodge, to medical appointments, and prescription pick up
Hours of Operation
Mon
0000 - 2400
Tue
0000 - 2400
Wed
0000 - 2400
Thu
0000 - 2400
Fri
0000 - 2400
Sat
0000 - 2400
Sun
0000 - 2400

Lodge Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility
Indigenous individuals accessing health care services in Thunder Bay and requiring accommodations
Application Process
Accepts authorized referrals from home communities by Medical Services or Community Health Representatives, which are subsequently approved by First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Health Canada who then notifies Wequedong Lodge of approval
Fees
None
Documents Required
Signed original appointment letter
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 31, 2021