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Henvey Inlet First Nation

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Description
Functions as the governing office for the community; oversees all community programs, services and facilities 

Activities and services for community members also include but are not limited to the following:
  • Ontario First Nation Policing arrangements provided by Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Britt Detachment
  • Community members access urgent health/hospital services at the Health Sciences North (Sudbury Regional Hospital) or West Parry Sound Health Centre
  • Serviced by air through the Sudbury airport approx 80 km N of community and the Parry Sound Airport approx 90 km S of community
  • Provides a Canada Post outlet with home mail delivery
  • Offers the Henvey Inlet Gas Bar and shopping available nearby in Britt, 28 km S of community but also in Sudbury and Parry Sound, both within an hour's drive
  • Provides the Kateri Tekawitha Roman Catholic Church
  • Manages the seasonal Pickerel River Trailer Park and Marina
  • Served with municipal water by the new Water Treatment plant in Pickerel
  • School-aged children attend elementary school in Britt and high school in Parry Sound
  • Provides recreational facilities including outdoor rink, baseball diamond, a playground, and a small beach located on the SE side of Cantin Lake
  • Provides childcare services at the Henvey Inlet Daycare Centre
  • Coordinates a Good Food Box Program
  • Offers health care and community health programs through the Health Centre
  • Provides the Henvey Inlet First Nation Library
  • Operation of Henvey Inlet Wind Farm; commercial operations started in Oct 2019 and created more than 20 permanent, on-site jobs related to maintaining the facility
Comments
Chief and 6 Band Council members elected every 2 years under the Indian Act Electoral system; next election Mar 2023
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1200

Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon
Eligibility
Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 16, 2021