Constance Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Housing Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • Community has built 106 homes from 1999-2014 and a 10-apt senior's complex 
  • Constance Lake First Nation was the recipient of the 2014 Community Innovation Housing Award at the 12th Annual First Nations Housing Conference
Description (Service)
  • Addresses and acts upon all housing issues and related requests
  • Ensures that housing issues are effectively managed
Offers the following services:
  • Provides recommendations and changes to the housing policy
  • Receives and reviews applications for renovations, new housing units, housing loans and housing renovation loans
  • Reviews rents to ensure payments are made
  • Arranges inspections of rental units and community houses for maintenance, repairs and renovations
  • Carries out annual maintenance and repairs on behalf of tenants and ensures work is completed
  • Maintains a comprehensive database on all community housing units that includes information such as what programs were accessed for building and repairs, loans outstanding, services (water, sewer, roads) available, inspection reports, condition of unit, year it was built and other unit particulars
Also responsible for:
  • Providing assistance in the development of community infrastructure including roads, bridges, buildings, subdivision planning and mapping
  • Providing assistance in the long-term planning of minor/major capital projects
  • Development and maintenance of all documents and forms related to housing including leases, releases and notices
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Constance Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Constance Lake First Nation
Application Copy of the housing policy and all related building applications/housing forms available at the Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Oji-Cree, Ojibway; upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-463-4511
Fax 705-463-2222
E-Mail clbo@clfn.on.ca
Website www.clfn.on.ca
Primary Executive Lizzie Sutherland, Housing Manager; Phone: 705-463-4511 ext 223; Email: lizzie.sutherland@clfn.on.ca
Alternate Executive Courtney Wesley, Housing Assistant; Phone: 705-463-4511 ext 228; Email: courtney.wesley@clfn.on.ca
Site Location Community is 32 km W of Hearst on Hwy 11, then directly N of Calstock on Hwy 663
Located In Community Constance Lake First Nation
Address 37 Wa Wa Ska Shoo St
Constance Lake, ON P0L 1B0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Housing Program 
PO Box 4000 
Calstock, ON P0L 1B0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)