Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
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Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the community members
  • Serviced by air through Manitoulin East Municipal Airport in Little Current
  • Provides a Library, Recreation Centre & Gym complex
  • Provides an Elder's Apartment Complex
  • Offers the Forever Young Elders Drop-In Centre, a Day Care Centre and Gunners Gas Bar & Store
  • Provides a fitness centre equipped with treadmills, rowing machine, weights and bicycle as well as showers, television and stereo
  • Offers several local private businesses such as Duke's Fish & Chips, MCI Construction, Brian Corbiere's Bussing, JS & Sons Auto Care, Thunderstorm Cleaning & Painting, Karen's Cakes & Crafts and Mnidoo Mnising Treasures and Things Consignment Store
  • Provides recreational facilities including 3 children's playgrounds, outdoor ice rink, horseshoe pits, tennis court and baseball field
  • Hosts an annual First Nation Traditional Pow Wow in June
Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation Public Library
  • Economic Development
  • Education Department
  • Family Support Services
  • Forever Young Elder's Centre
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative
  • Health Services, Brighter Futures Building Healthy Communities
  • Health Services, Community Garden
  • Health Services, Community Support Worker Program
  • Health Services, Community Wellness and Mental Health Program
  • Health Services, Good Food Box Program
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol & Drug Abuse Program
  • Housing Department
  • Membership, Lands and Estates
  • Naandwegamik Health Centre
  • Negaan'abik Day Care Centre
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Volunteer Fire Department
  • Youth and Recreation Centre
Comments
Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM)
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)
Robinson-Huron Treaty
  • Aundeck Omni Kaning means where the crows nest in Ojibway
  • Consists of 1 main reserve with a land area of approx 9 sq km
  • Community is accessible on Manitoulin Island through the Little Current Swing Bridge or the Chi-Cheemaun ferry
  • Closest large urban centre is Sudbury, located 154 km W of community
Eligibility
Members of Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On April 9, 2018

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