Wahnapitae First Nation

Site: Centre of Excellence

Service: Food Bank Transportation

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)
  • Offers transportation for community members to access Food Bank if required 
  • Posts hours of Food Bank and transportation in online community newsletters
Hours Health Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Summer: Mon-Thu 8 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8 am-12 noon 
Food Bank: every third Tue of month 10:30 am-12 noon
Areas Served Wahnapitae First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wahnapitae First Nation who do not have private transportation to access Food Bank
Application Must make prior arrangements for transportation
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 Regional / Municipal - Wahnapitae First Nation ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)