Wabun Tribal Council

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Economic Development and Technical Services

Description & Services
Description (Service) Serves as a two-fold department by providing support and advisory services in economic development and for technical services
 
Economic Development 
  • Provides technical and professional advisory services and training to enhance the overall management skills and opportunities of the Wabun Area First Nations 
  • Encourages and assists members to establish and expand businesses  
  • Promotes and supports sustainable development that will build each community's economic strength  
  • Assists in identifying and securing funding opportunities and other resources for community economic development  
  • Advises and assists in the creation of employment opportunities for community members  
  • Works to develop factors such as diversified employment, skilled workforce, competitiveness, investment and industry
 
Technical Services 
  • Provides advisory services with respect to all aspects of community infrastructure 
  • Assists with minor and major infrastructure projects related to electrical, roads, water and sewer, and residential and community-owned buildings 
  • Assists with strategic planning and policy development 
  • Participates in negotiations at local, provincial and federal levels of government 
  • Includes assistance with completion of forms for consulting services, capital project applications and various Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) reporting requirements
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Beaverhouse First Nation ; Brunswick House First Nation ; Chapleau Ojibway First Nation ; Flying Post First Nation ; Matachewan First Nation ; Mattagami First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations
Application Services are accessed at a local level through Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-9066
Fax 705-268-8554
E-Mail reception@wabun.on.ca
Website www.wabun.on.ca
Primary Executive Jason Batise, Economic Development and Technical Services Advisor
Alternate Executive Clayton McKay, Designate Housing Inspector
Located In Community Timmins
Address 313 Railway St
Timmins, ON P4N 2P4
 
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Intersection Railway St and Tisdale Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) ; Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch