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Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC) Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council of Treaty 3 (GCT3) Treaty #3

Organization: Northwest Angle 33 First Nation - Dog Paw Sub-Office - Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children  
Phone Numbers: 807-226-2858
Fax: 807-226-2860
c/o Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
PO Box 1490
Kenora, ON
P9N 3X7
Street Address:
Northwest Angle 33 First Nation  
Location: NW Angle 33A is 60 km SE of Kenora on shore of Dog Paw Lake near Sioux Narrows; NW Angle 33B is on Lake of the Woods in Angle Inlet, 160 km SW from Kenora, across border from Angle Inlet, Minnesota
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Executives: Ruby Shebahkeget - Health Director and Community Health Representative
Public Contacts: Karen Pearson - Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator
Monica Shebahkeget - Executive Assistant
Service Description: Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)

Program participants are provided with:
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers
  • Milk coupon program
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance
  • Referrals to other programs and services

Fees: None
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Eligibility / Target Population:
  • Members of Northwest Angle 33 First Nation with children under 6 years of age
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
Languages: English * Interpretive Services
Language Notes: Ojibway, available upon request
Area Served:
District of Kenora, District of Rainy River  
See Also: Health Centres and Programs for Indigenous Peoples

This information was last completely updated on September 21, 2018

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