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Thessalon First Nation

Home and Community Care Program

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Description
Provides health and home support services for disabled and elderly community members in their own home

Provides the following services:
  • 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
  • Home maintenance including snow removal, grass cutting and minor home repairs
  • Respite for family members and caregivers
Congregate Dining
  • Provides a weekly luncheon at the Community Centre consisting of full course meal, dessert and coffee
  • Offers a time of socialization
  • Provides transportation for attendees
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1600
Tue
0830 - 1600
Wed
0830 - 1600
Thu
0830 - 1600
Fri
0830 - 1600

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Summer Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12:30 pm, 1 pm-4 pm; Fri 8:30 am-1 pm
Congregate Dining: every Tue 12 noon
Eligibility
Members of Thessalon First Nation who are disabled or elderly (60 yrs of age and older)
Application Process
  • Open to referrals from any source
  • Initial assessment required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required to determine needs
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 29, 2021