Seine River First Nation

Site: Health Services Office

Service: Long Term Care Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services  
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Provides information, advocacy and support to assist individuals who are living alone to remain in their homes as long as possible 
  • Offers services of Home Makers for assistance with indoor chores and Home Support staff for assistance with outdoor work 
  • Assists elders and families that have members with disabilities in their residence with routine household activities such as light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation and personal care  
  • Provides assistance with heavy and seasonal housecleaning, gathering firewood and water and winter shovelling or other yardwork and small home repairs 
  • Provides return transportation for medical appointments in Fort Frances 
  • Acts as a social support for isolated or ill individuals
Hours Health Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Seine River First Nation
  • Members of Seine River First Nation 
  • Individuals who are considered elders or individuals who have had recent surgery or medical conditions which require assistance
  • Arrangements for home visits are made through the Community Health Representative 
  • For transportation see Medical Transportation Program
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Reception: 807-599-2224
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3349
Fax 807-599-1029
Primary Contact Frances Kabatay, Long Term Care Coordinator and Community Health Representative; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2007
Alternate Contact Cheryl Buckshot, Social Services Administration; Phone: 807-599-2224 ext 2003; Email:
Site Location Community is on shore of Wild Potato Lake, 1 km S of Horsecollar Junction on Hwy 11, located 50 km W of Atikokan
Located In Community Seine River First Nation
Address 37 Riverside Rd W
Seine River First Nation, ON P0W 1H0
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Intersection Horsecollar Junction Rd and Hwy 11
Mailing Address c/o Long Term Care 
PO Box 124 
Mine Centre, ON P0W 1H0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)