Assisted Living Program

Coordinated services that assist people to safely

remain in their home

Diabetes Education Program

Provides education and support to clients/patients with diabetes and prevention information.

  Interactive Nutrition

A series of themed interactive workshops to increase confidence in the kitchen with cooking health, nutritious meals.  Includes themes such as: cooking for one, school lunches and healthy snacks, eating well while spending less, etc.

Cancer Prevention Program 

Offer monthly cancer screening appointments to patients that are due for screening.  Screening includes paps, mammograms and FOBT.

Seasonal Wellness Program
A series of workshops focused on embracing the seasons and helping participants increase their overall health and wellness.

Community Blood Pressure Clinics

We visit various community locations to provide individual blood pressure monitoring, prevention techniques and education.

Pulmonary Function Testing
Through physician referral, we provide Pulmonary Function Testing.

Community Outreach
Collaboration with other community organizations to offer programming as needed.

Community Walking Program

Stay active during winter months.  Join us at the Nip-Rock Highschool to walk the halls.  Resuming in October every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM.

Programs & Services 

Smoking Cessation

Provides support to assist people who are ready to quit smoking

Hypertension Program 

  Provides monthly monitoring & education to patients regarding management of high blood pressure with nursing and registered dietitian.

System Navigation

We offer assistance for patients/clients with forms and general navigation of the healthcare and government  systems.

Mental Health & Addictions Services

We offer mental health and addiction counselling. After-hours service is available. a


Child immunizations

Adult immunizations

Flu Shots (only when available), B-12, etc.

Diabetes Days
Diabetes focused appointments with physician, nursing and dietitian to assist with treatment and provide education.

Holter/Loop Monitoring
Offered through physician referral for cardiac monitoring

Complex Foot Care
Physician referred foot care offered to individuals with complex or advanced conditions.

Suboxone Maintenance Program
Medication and therapeutic treatment approach for opiate addiction. Structured group programs offered within a team setting.

Active Living Program
Get fit with the FHT.  Join us in the fall in Nipigon.  Location, dates and times to be announced.

The following are scheduled programs that our team 
offers to our district communities. For more information please call the NDFHT, check our Community Calendar, Quarterly newsletter or Facebook page.