Mattagami First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community 
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills 
  • Posts employment opportunities in office and on website  
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures  
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business 
  • Maintains local business directory  
  • Provides assistance for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
 
Current economic initiatives include: 
  • 60% stake in Compass Carriers, a trucking company hauling ore through Mattagami FN for a Timmins mine
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mattagami First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-894-2072
Toll Free Phone 1-888-269-7729
Fax 705-894-2887
E-Mail info@mattagami.com
Website www.mattagami.com
Primary Contact Gary Naveau, Economic Development Officer
Site Location Community is 5 km off Hwy 144 approx 20 km NE of Gogama, 70 km S of Timmins
Located In Community Gogama
Address 75 Helen St
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Economic Development 
PO Box 99 
Gogama, ON P0M 1W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)