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Tribal Council: Independent (does not belong to Tribal Council) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Robinson-Superior Treaty
  • Consists of 2 settlements: Red Rock (Parmacheene) 53 and Lake Helen 53A (main reserve) Indian reserves with a combined area of 1.5 sq miles
  • Community is 4 miles N of Lake Superior on shore of Lake Helen


Organization: Red Rock Indian Band - Band Office  
Phone Numbers: 807-887-2510
Toll-Free: 1-877-887-2510
Fax: 807-887-3446
Email: rrib@shaw.ca
Website: www.redrockband.ca
Address:
PO Box 1030
Nipigon, ON
P0T 2J0
Street
Address
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Red Rock Indian Band  
Location: Reserve is approx 100 km NE of Thunder Bay, just off junction of Hwy 11 & 17, 2 km E of Nipigon
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Executives: Edward Wawia - Chief
Priscilla Atkinson - Band Administrator
bandadmin@shaw.ca
Contacts: Arlene Wawia - Receptionist
Arlene.Wawia@rrib.ca
Tiffany Wawia - Band Administrator Assistant
Service Description: Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Red Rock Indian Band

Band Office - Reserve is approx 100 km NE of Thunder Bay, just off junction of Hwy 11 & 17, 2 km E of Nipigon

Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation
  • Serviced by air through the Thunder Bay Airport, located approx 1 hour S of Nipigon
  • Participates as a member of Waaskiinaysay Ziibi Inc., an economic development corporation made up of five Lake Nipigon First Nations
  • Provides a Community Centre which is a hub for activities and events; available for community members to book for private events
  • Provides many cultural activities including Pow-wows, community sweats, sharing circles, arts and crafts, and traditional healing and Elders activities
  • Hosts an annual Salmon Derby in early September

Provides the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Economic Development
  • Education Program
  • Family Support Program
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healing & Wellness
  • Health Services, Brighter Futures
  • Health Services, Health Clerk (Referral Clerk)
  • Health Services, Health Office
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation
  • Housing Department
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
  • Public Works Department

Services and Programs:

Fees: None
Application: Call for information
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Red Rock Indian Band
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Area(s) Served:
Thunder Bay District  
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for Indigenous Peoples
Government Services - Information

This information was last completely updated on July 4, 2016

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