Wahnapitae First Nation

Site: Centre of Excellence

Service: Food Bank Support

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty 
  • Food Bank is located in the lower level (basement) of the Trinity United Church, 72 Young St in Capreol 
  • Trinity United Church wheelchair accessibility: Parking -- 2 designated spaces; Entrance -- side door ground level, no automatic door button, Elevator (bell service); Washroom -- Accessible
Description (Service) Supports a community Food Bank  
  • Provides non-perishable food items to meet basic food needs of community members in financial stress 
  • Accepts and gratefully appreciates donations of money and non-perishable food items 
  • Partners with Foodland Store in Capreol
Hours Office: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-11 am 
Food Bank: every third Tue of month 10:30 am-12 noon
Areas Served Capreol ; Wahnapitae First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wahnapitae First Nation and Capreol in need
Application
  • Must inform Food Bank committee of current address 
  • Can be accessed once per month
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-858-7700
Fax 705-858-5570
Website www.wahnapitaefirstnation.com
Primary Contact Debbie Plain-McGregor, Child and Youth Worker; Phone: 705-858-7700 ext 221; Email: debbie.pmcgregor@wahnapitaefn.com
Alternate Contact Food Bank Volunteer; Phone: 705-858-3630
Primary Executive Lynn Cote, Health Director; Phone: 705-858-7700 ext 222 * (Cell) 705-920-2885; Email: lynn.cote@wahnapitaefn.com
Site Location Community is approx 50 km N of Sudbury, near Capreol on NW shores of Wanapitei Lake
Located In Community Wahnapitae First Nation
Address 259 Taighwenini Trail Rd
Capreol, ON P0M 1H0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations