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Henvey Inlet First Nation
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Description
Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the community members
  • 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

Offers the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Daycare Centre
  • Economic Development
  • Education Department
  • Good Food Box Program
  • Health Centre
  • Health Services, Community Health
  • Health Services, Community Wellness Program
  • Health Services, Community Health Nursing Prorgam
  • Health Services, Diabetes Prorgam
  • Health Services, Homemakers Program
  • Health Services, Meals On Wheels
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
  • Henvey Inlet First Nation Library
  • Housing Program
  • Lands Department
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Public Works Department
  • Wagamake Adult Learning Centre
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron Treaty
  • Consists of 3 separate reserves: French River 13, the main reserve located on Pickerel River Rd approx 80 km S of Sudbury with a land area of 25.4 sq km, Henvey Inlet 2 located on NE shores of Georgian Bay approx 90 km S of Sudbury with a land area of 96.1 sq km and Cantin Island Reserve (part of French River 13 but on the opposite side of Pickerel River) which is presently being used for seasonal camping and recreational cottages only
  • Henvey Inlet 2 has a small population and the only development is basically the 12 members homes
Eligibility
Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On December 4, 2018

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