Please Note: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Please contact any service prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on changes to their availability (e.g. hours of operation etc.)

Métis Nation of Ontario

Thunder Bay Métis Council - Community Support Services Program


Description
Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch
  • Provides information, advocacy and support to assist individuals to remain in their homes as long as possible
  • Acts as respite for informal caregivers such as extended family
Community Support Services offered include:
  • Caregiver support
  • Case management
  • Friendly visiting
  • Service arrangement and coordination
  • Transportation for medical appointments within Thunder Bay and/or assistance with medical appointment arrangements
  • Visiting for social and safety reasons, either in person or on the phone
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Focus is on frail, vulnerable and at-risk elderly adults and individuals trying to overcome barriers in accessing care such as low income, geographic isolation, language or disability issues or
  • Self-identified Métis persons of any age who require care in order to remain in their homes
Application Process
  • Intake assessment required
  • Transportation arrangements must be booked 24 hours in advance; cancellation as soon as possible appreciated
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed intake assessment required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- no automatic push button available; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
View Agency Profile
Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 5, 2021