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Neskantaga First Nation
Youth Program

Responsible for planning, developing and implementing all social, recreational and special events for children and youth of the community
  • Provides various activities such as arts and crafts, baking nights, movie nights and outdoor sports events
  • Organizes and supervises various outdoor activities for youth during summer months such as baseball, football, soccer, dodgeball and frisbee
  • Works with the Brighter Futures program

Recreation services and facilities include:
  • Baseball diamond
  • Beach area
  • Gymnasium
  • Skating rink
  • Recreation complex, used for feasts, social gatherings, indoor sports activities; also includes office space for mineral exploration companies working with the community

Internet Cafe
  • Provides a drop-in cafe for youth to receive assistance with resume writing and filling out job applications
  • Offers a social centre for youth
Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations ManagementPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
  • Focus is on child and youth members of Neskantaga First Nation but parents welcome
  • Children under 6 years of age must be supervised by parent/guardian when participating in activities and programs
Application Process
Call for information
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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