Poplar Hill First Nation
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Description
Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation
  • Offers a main Northern grocery store and gas station and the Poplar Hill Motel
  • Operates a Canada Post postal service
  • Operates the Poplar Hill Airport, 1.1 km from the community; maintained and serviced by the Ministry of Transportation Ontario and served primarily by Wasaya Airways

Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Economic Development
  • Education Authority
  • Education Authority, Abe Scatch Memorial School
  • Health Services Department
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
  • Health Services, Crisis Intervention
  • Health Services, Family Well Being Program
  • Health Services, Home Care Program
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation
  • Health Services, Mental Health Program
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Progrm
  • Health Services, Nursing Station
  • Lands and Resources Department
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Public Works Department
Comments
Tribal Council: Keewaytinook Okimakanak/Northern Chiefs
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)
Treaty #5
  • Consists of 1 main reserve; only accessible by air year-round and a seasonal winter ice road N from Red Lake through Pikangikum First Nation
  • Poplar Hill is a dry community and ALL arriving passengers at airport and via winter road undergo a luggage check for alcohol and/or illegal substances
  • Poplar Hill Accommodations: 807-772-1029
Eligibility
Members of Poplar Hill First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Copyright
Last Verified On September 3, 2019

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