Walpole Island First Nation

Site: Walpole Island - Tahgahoning Rd

Service: Services for Special Needs Children

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-627-8421 (Home and Community Care)
Fax 519-627-0950
E-Mail jennifer.glover@wifn.org
Website walpoleislandfirstnation.ca/operations/community-service-program/
Primary Contact Jennifer Glover, Coordinator
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Open. Due to physical distancing, space is limited. Please make a request for appointment with Jennifer Glover by calling the office at 519-627-8421. Upon arrival, office door will be locked, please phone the office using a cell phone or knock to be let in. Please note that masks are mandatory to enter this building. 
Program is designed to help parents with Special Needs children age 0-6 years to access programs and services that they need. Children age 7 to 18 may also qualify for services if there are special circumstances.  
- Early diagnosis and treatment 
- Get assistance and/or support from the most appropriate caregiver, at the right time in the most supportive way possible for the families involved 
- Provide support and advocacy services to families of children with special needs by assessing the situation, establishing a plan with the parent(s), making referrals to appropriate services, home visits and other case management duties as required 
- Provide a link between the home and the physician
Hours Mon-Wed 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Walpole Island ; Walpole Island First Nation
Boundaries Walpole Island and surrounding communities
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Walpole Island First Nations Special Needs children
Application Call to set up appointment with Jennifer Glover, Coordinator.
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Dan Kicknowsway, Director
Funding Provincial ; Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Site Information
Located In Community Walpole Island First Nation
Address & Map
Home and Community Care
115 Tahgahoning Rd
Walpole Island, ON N8A 4K9
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Intersection Tecumseh Rd and Tahongoning Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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