Marten Falls 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 several small private businesses including Bigfoot Variety store and G&R Petroleum, a gas/retail outlet
  • Provides a Canada Post postal station
  • Offers guest accommodations at both Ogoki Inn and Contractors Cabin
  • Serviced through flights to/from Marten Falls Airport, administered and operated by Ministry of Transportation

Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Economic Development
  • Education Authority
  • Education Authority, Henry Coaster Memorial School
  • Fire Department
  • Health Centre (Muskeg Thunder Clinic)
  • Health Centre, Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
  • Health Centre, Crisis Intervention
  • Health Centre, Family Well Being Program
  • Health Centre, Home and Community Care
  • Health Centre, Immunization Clinic
  • Health Centre, Medical Transportation
  • Health Centre, National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Operations and Maintenance
Comments
Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations ManagementPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
  • Marten Falls First Nation Satellite Office located at 905 E Victoria Ave (side/rear entrance), Thunder Bay Ph 807-475-5020
  • Community only accessible through year-round flights (daily Mon-Sat) from Nakina with Nakina Air Service; winter road has not been used since 2000; large freight shipped in on barges via Albany River in summer when water levels permit
  • Community situated in 2 districts: Marten Falls on N bank of Albany River is in Kenora District, Ogoki Post on S bank of river is in Cochrane District
  • Tikinagan office in Marten Falls: 807-349-1104 (ph); 807-349-1126 (fax)
Eligibility
Members and residents of Ogoki Post and Marten Falls First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
Copyright
Last Verified On September 5, 2019

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