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Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek
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Description
Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek members
  • Provides a Canada Post postal station independently by a Band member
  • Serviced by air through Nipigon Municipal Airport located 56 km from community
  • Hosts an annual Pow Wow, children's Christmas and Halloween parties, an annual Fall/Spring Hunt and other events for community residents
  • Offers a Hardy Gas Bar/Convenience Store and Beamish Variety Store
  • Provides a Recreation/Community Centre equipped with full kitchen facilities and shower/washroom facilities
  • Maintains an indoor rink facility including a zamboni
Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration
  • Brighter Futures
  • Economic Development
  • Education Authority
  • Education Authority, Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging School
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative
  • Health Services, Community Wellness
  • Health Services, Family Support Program
  • Health Services, Immunization Clinic
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol & Drug Abuse Program
  • Housing Program
  • Lands & Resource Program
  • Medical Centre
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Operations & Maintenance
  • Volunteer Fire Department
  • Water and Waste Water Treatment
Comments
Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council (NTC)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Superior Treaty
  • Consists of one main reserve, Rocky Bay 1 Indian Reserve in the municipality of Greenstone
  • Nearest urban centre is Thunder Bay located 160 km SW of community
  • Land area is 13.4 hectares but more reserve land is currently under negotiations
Eligibility
Members of Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek (Rocky Bay 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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