Brunswick House First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Education Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students living on reserve 
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary and high school students attending school in Chapleau
 
Secondary Education 
  • Provides assistance, guidance and referrals to helps with academic issues 
  • Maintains lists of students, addresses and schools attended 
  • Coordinates bussing schedules for regular school day and after-school activities 
  • Covers some student fees such as lockers, gym fees, extra-curricular activities like music and skiing clubs, and field trip fees for accommodations and food  
  • Provides information on community involvement hours to students about groups looking for volunteer assistance
 
Post Secondary Education 
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies  
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities 
  • Provides financial sponsorship support to post secondary students
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brunswick House First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up 
 
Members of Brunswick House First Nation
 
Post Secondary Education 
  • All Band members regardless of residency are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution
Application Post Secondary Education 
  • Applications for assistance available at office  
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for fall start date is Jun 1st; winter start date is Oct 1st
 
For financial assistance applicant required to provide: 
  • Photocopy of recent status card  
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Brunswick House First Nation  
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution  
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions  
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information  
  • Banking information 
  • Signed student contract
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-864-0174
Toll Free Phone 1-800-663-1285
Fax 705-864-1960
E-Mail info@BrunswickHouseFirstNation.com
Website www.brunswickhousefirstnation.com
Volunteer Coordinator Jason Saunders, Afterschool Co-ordinator; Email: jasonrts@hotmail.com
Primary Executive Beverly Perrault, Education Director; Phone: 705-864-0174 ext 211; Email: bhfned.dept@hotmail.com
Alternate Executive Jennifer Wesley, Aboriginal Student Support Worker; Phone: 705-864-1170 ext 211; Email: jenbhfnassw@live.ca
Site Location Reserve is on Hwy 101E approx 10 km E of Chapleau
Located In Community Brunswick House First Nation
Address 1 Ojimaw Dr, Hwy 101E
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Education Department 
PO Box 1178 
Chapleau, ON P0M 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)