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Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) Treaty #3
Organization: Lac Seul First Nation - Frenchman's Head - Band Office  
Phone Numbers: Main 807-582-3503
807-582-3296
Crisis: Ambulance, Meno Ya Win Hospital: 807-737-3030
Police Dispatch: 1-888-310-1122
Fax: 807-582-3449
Email: executiveassistant@lsfn.ca
Website: lacseul.firstnation.ca
Address:
c/o Frenchman's Head Band Office
PO Box 100
Hudson, ON
P0V 1X0
Street
Address
:
Lac Seul  
Location: Frenchman's Head community is approx 40 km NW of Sioux Lookout, on Lost Lake, part of the Lac Seul River system, directly across from Hudson
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Executives: Clifford Bull - Chief
cbull@lsfn.ca
Roylene Ogemah - Band Administrator
rogemah@lsfn.ca
Contacts: Alfred Favel - Administrative Assistant
807-582-3503 ext 249 * alfredfavel@lsfn.ca
Service Description: Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Lac Seul First Nation

Operates as the main Band Office for Lac Seul First Nation - Frenchman's Head community is approx 40 km NW of Sioux Lookout on Lost Lake of the Lac Seul River system, directly across from Hudson

Operates as the main Band Office for Lac Seul First Nation and offers programs and services to members living in Frenchman's Head
  • Consists of 3 separate communities, Frenchman's Head (over 500 residents) on the mainland, Whitefish Bay (close to 100 residents) on Post Island and Kejick Bay (close to 300 residents) on White Pine Island; all communities are connected by road, causeway and bridge
  • Also includes the small community of Canoe River where 1 family lives
  • Provides several private businesses and the Lac Seul Conference Centre/Arena
  • Supports a public area known as Archie's Landing in Frenchman's Head which serves as an entry to Lac Seul First Nation and a focal point for community activities and gatherings
  • Publishes the Tibaachimowin community newsletter
  • Provides a community gas/convenience store and a few churches
  • Offers the Sahkatcheway Access Centre which houses Ontario Works and a Canada Post postal station
  • Provides an Arena/Conference Centre facility

Offers the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Child & Family Services (Tikinagan)
  • Education Authority, Obishikokaang Elementary School
  • Health Clinic
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
  • Health Services, Home & Community Care
  • Health Services, Long Term Care Program
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol & Drug Abuse Program
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Public Works
  • Youth Recreation Centre

Fees: None
Application: Call for information
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Lac Seul First Nation with a focus on residents of Frenchman's Head
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Area(s) Served: Kenora District
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for Indigenous Peoples
Emergency Planning and Preparedness
Government Services - Information

This information was last completely updated on December 13, 2016

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