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Tribal Council: Bimose Tribal Council Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 Treaty #3
  • Consists of 2 reserves, the mostly populated Rat Portage 38A Reserve and Agency 30 Settlement which is shared with 12 other communities
  • Washagamis First Nation has a land area of approx 29.8 sq km
  • No formal childcare on reserve; there are approximately 5-7 spots held for Obashkaandaang clients at the Wauzhusk Onigum Daycare
Organization: Obashkaandagaang First Nation - Band Office  
Phone Numbers: 807-543-2532
Fax: 807-543-2964
Email: Chartrand_brenda@hotmail.com
Address:
PO Box 625
Keewatin, ON
P0X 1C0
Street
Address
:
McKenzie Portage Rd
Keewatin
 
Location: Reserve is approx 15 km SW of Kenora off Hwy 17E, on peninsula and mainland along N shores of Lake of the Woods
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Band Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Executives: Alfred Sinclair - Chief
Brenda Chartrand - Administrative Assistant
Service Description: Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Obashkaandagaang First Nation

Band Office - Reserve is approx 15 km SW of Kenora, on northern peninsula and mainland of Lake of the Woods

Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation
  • Provides community events and activities at Obashkaandagaang First Nation Community Hall
  • Provides an Elder's Centre housing complex for community elders
  • Serviced by air through the Kenora Airport located 9.3 km NE of Kenora
  • Hosts an annual Pow Wow each summer

Offers the following programs and services:
  • Administration (Band Office)
  • Education Department
  • Health Services, Health Office
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children
  • Health Services, Diabetes Program
  • Housing Department
  • Ontario Works
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits

Fees: None
Application: Call for information
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Members of Obashkaandagaang First Nation
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Area(s) Served: Kenora District, Rainy River District
See Also: Government Services - Information

This information was last completely updated on June 28, 2016

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