Please Note: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
Please contact any service prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on changes to their availability (e.g. hours of operation etc.)
Wawakapewin First Nation
Governance

Details
Contact
Map
Description
Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation
  • Serviced by air through the closest airport in Kasabonika Lake, located 37 km to the northeast of community
  • Accesses health services through the Nursing Station in Kasabonika Lake First Nation

Programs and services include:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Child and Family Services
  • Economic Development
  • Family Well Being Program
  • Health Services
  • Nadawehik Kakina Kedodumuk Wilderness Healing Program
  • Water Treatment plant
Comments
Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations CouncilPolitical Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)Treaty #9
  • Wawakapewin affairs all coordinated through Sioux Lookout office
  • Community consists of 1 reserve with a land area of approx 20 sq miles located within the Northern Boreal Forest
  • Accessibility is only by aircraft with floats or skis; accessible by winter/ice road heading N from Pickle Lake during winter months
  • Water Treatment plant operators: Roger Cook and Garret Hudson
Eligibility
Members of Wawakapewin First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On January 7, 2019

New Search
Suggest Update
Share: