Wahgoshig First Nation

Site: Education Department

Service: Early Years Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Algonquin Anishinabeg Nation 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Offers a summer program for preschoolers 
  • Coordinates activities and programs to prepare young children for school 
  • Offers activities such as family gym time, arts and crafts, breakfast and circle time and a pre-school library
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Wahgoshig First Nation
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) - 6 year(s) 
  • Members of Wahgoshig First Nation 
  • Preschoolers beginning Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten in the provincial school program
Application Registration required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-273-1065
E-Mail wfneducation@wahgoshigfirstnation.com
Website www.wahgoshigfirstnation.com
Primary Contact Margaret Edwards, Education Officer; Phone: 705-273-1065; Email: wfneducation@wahgoshigfirstnation.com
Alternate Contact Ginger Sackaney, Band Manager; Phone: 705-273-2055 ext 225
Site Location Community is 6 km off Hwy 101 approx 45 km E of Matheson, along S shore of Lake Abitibi
Located In Community Wahgoshig First Nation
Address 130 Concession Rd
Matheson, ON P0K 1N0
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education (MOE) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)