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Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) Treaty #3

Organization: Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation - Band Office  
Phone Numbers: 807-481-2536
Crisis: Police Dispatch: 1-888-310-1122
Fax: 807-481-2511
Email: receptionist@nigig.ca
Website: www.nigigoonsiminikaaning.ca
Address:
PO Box 68
Fort Frances, ON
P9A 3M5
Street
Address
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Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation  
Location: Community is 40 km east of Fort Frances on Hwy 11, along banks of Rainy Lake
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Band Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: William Windigo - Chief
807-271-2910 * chiefwindigo@nigig.ca
Clayton Windigo - Interim General Manager
nfngeneralmanager@nigig.ca
Contacts: Lindsey Allen - Band Office Receptionist
Sandy Tuesday - Executive Assistant
Service Description: Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation

Band Office - Community is 40 km east of Fort Frances on Hwy 11

Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation
  • Community members conduct much of their business affairs and shopping in the nearby town of Fort Frances
  • Offers a newly-constructed Health/Business Centre, completed in July 2016
  • Provides seasonal language camps at the mouth of the Ottertail River in participation with the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis
  • Serviced by air through the Fort Frances Airport located 2 miles NW of Fort Frances

Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Nigigoonsiminikaaning Band Office)
  • Child Care Centre
  • Economic Development
  • Education Department
  • Fire Department
  • Health Services
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
  • Health Services, Immunization Clinic
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation
  • Housing
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Ontario Works, Employment Resource Centre
  • Operations and Maintenance

Fees: None
Application: Call for information
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Area(s) Served:
Rainy River District  
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for Indigenous Peoples
Emergency Planning and Preparedness
Government Services - Information

This information was last completely updated on March 22, 2017

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