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Ginoogaming First Nation

Governance


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:
  • Community members conduct all business affairs such as banking and grocery shopping in Longlac, a 5-minute drive from reserve
  • Hospital services available at Longlac or Thunder Bay
  • Ontario First Nation Policing arrangements through Anishinabek Police Services (APS), North Region located in Longlac
  • Child & Family services provided by Dilico Anishinabek Family Care, Longlac District Office
  • Operates a Volunteer Fire Department
  • Offers education services and support to students who must attend schools outside the community in Longlac and Geraldton
  • Coordinates a variety of health programs at the New Ginoogaming Health Centre
Comments
Chief and 6 Band Council members elected every 2 years under the Indian Act Electoral System; next election Aug 2023
Eligibility
Members of Ginoogaming First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Toll Free
1-888-570-8942
Office
807-876-2242 - Band Office
Crisis
9-1-1
Anishinabek Police Service
807-876-1606 - Longlac Detachment
Fax
807-876-2495
Web Site
http://www.ginoogamingfn.ca
Email
gfnchief@bellnet.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 89
c/o Ginoogaming First Nation Band Office
Longlac, ON, P0T 2A0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Emmerae Charles, Receptionist
Email: emmerae.charles@ginoogamingfn.ca
Band Governance Manager
Henry Waboose
Email: henry.waboose@ginoogamingfn.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 27, 2022
Address
101 Poplar Cres
Ginoogaming First Nation, ON, P0T 2A0
  • Band Office is located in the Community Hall at Poplar Cres in the community of Ginoogaming First Nation
  • Closest intersection is at Poplar Cres and Chapais Point Rd
  • Community of Ginoogaming FN is 40 km E of Geraldton on Hwy 11, on N shore of Long Lake immediately S of Longlac
  • Consists of one reserve with a land area of approximately 69.78 sq km

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1630

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Ginoogaming First Nation