Aboriginal Health Centre

Service: Aboriginal Patient Navigator Program

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-358-4320
Toll Free Phone 1-877-402-4121
Fax 844-594-2334 or niagarafax@dahac.ca
E-Mail jcourchene@dahac.ca
Website www.aboriginalhealthcentre.com
Primary Contact Jolene Courchene, Aboriginal Patient Navigator
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Thorold
Address & Map
145 Queenston St, Unit 105
St.Catharines, ON L2R 2Z9
 
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Intersection Queenston St and Vine St S
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Designed to assist clients and their families who are entering into, involved with or exiting out of the Niagara Health System. The Aboriginal Patient Navigator provides culturally appropriate services that helps individuals and their families better understand and utilize the Niagara Health System.  
 
Services Include: Access to Cultural Supports and Traditional Healing * Coordination of Services * Advocacy * Discharge Planning * Referrals and Linkages to Community Resources * Community Follow-up  
 
The APN program can help individuals, care-givers and their families better understand their plan of care and treatment options, overcome barriers while in the hospital and in the community, improve communication with service providers, and gain a greater sense of physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual support.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility Any self-identified Individuals, families, or care-givers (First Nations, Metis, Inuit) who are currently involved in the Niagara Health System
Application Call or text * No referral required
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Personal Health Care Advocate Services ~ Indigenous Communities ; Traditional Indigenous Healing