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Wabauskang First Nation

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Description
Functions as the governing office for the community; oversees all community programs, services and facilities 

Activities and services for community members also include but are not limited to the following:
  • Hospital services available at Dryden Regional Health Centre in Dryden  
  • Ontario First Nation Policing arrangements through Treaty #3 Police Services, Kenora East Region; main headquarters ph: 807-548-5474; fax: 807-548-2119  
  • Child & Family Services provided by Anishinaabe Abinoojii Family Services, Kenora office ph: 807-468-6224, fax: 807-468-6643
  • Provides a Community Hall and hosts annual spring Community Feasts at hall
  • Publishes a monthly newsletter
  • Offers a wood products company called Makoose Wood Innovations, privately-owned by Wabauskang member
  • Serviced by air through Ear Falls Airport, located 13 km NW of Ear Falls
  • Offers a Day Care Centre for child care 
  • Administers education services under Bimose Tribal Council for students attending school outside of the community
  • Supports a Public Library for community members
  • Operates a Volunteer Fire Department
  • Provides health care and health programs at Wabauskang Health Office
Comments
Chief and 3 Band Council members elected every 2 years under the Custom Electoral system; next election Jun 2022
Hours of Operation
Mon
9 am - 5 pm
Tue
9 am - 5 pm
Wed
9 am - 5 pm
Thu
9 am - 5 pm
Fri
9 am - 5 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Eligibility
Members of Wabauskang First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
January 20, 2021