Niagara Regional Native Centre

Site: Niagara-on-the-Lake

Service: Life Long Care

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides services and care for people of all ages that have physical disabilities, serious health issues, or those who are frail and/or elderly.  
Provides assistance in the following areas: 
* Medical transportation services 
* Medical escorts 
* Referrals to community services and Friendship Centre programs 
* Preparing forms and applications 
* Congregate dining services (includes meal and activity) 
* Home visits/Friendly visits 
* Security checks (in person or over the phone) 
* Caregiver Support services (respite and training) 
* Advocacy with community agencies 
* Access to cultural activities, traditional foods, ceremonies, Elders and Healers 
* Assistance with housing issues 
* Transitioning from ODSP to Old Age Pension 
* Locating a family doctor 
* Assist in obtaining medical equipment and supplies
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Niagara Region
Eligibility Aboriginal elderly, frail, physically disabled or chronically ill individuals
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Ojibwe, Mohawk
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-688-6484
Fax 905-688-4033
Website www.nrnc.ca
Primary Contact Ellene Hill, Program Coordinator; Email: llc@nrnc.ca
Located In Community Niagara-on-the-Lake
Address & Map
382 Airport Rd
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
 
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Intersection Queenston St and Airport Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres
Service Categories Caregiver Training ~ Indigenous Communities ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ~ Indigenous Communities ; Escort Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Individual Advocacy ~ Indigenous Communities ; Medical Appointments Transportation ~ Indigenous Communities ; Physician Referrals ~ Indigenous Communities ; Respite Care ~ Indigenous Communities ; Respite Care ~ Older Adults ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Indigenous Communities ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling ~ Indigenous Communities

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