MoCreebec Council of the Cree Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

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Description & Services
Public Comments Treaty: James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN)
Description (Service) Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community 
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business 
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills 
  • Advises community members interested in major repairs to their privately-owned home or in purchasing a home  
  • Assists in development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members  
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures 
  • Provides advisory services to the Cree Village Ecolodge 
  • Participates in regional economic development initiatives
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Moose Factory ; Moosonee
Eligibility Members of MoCreebec Council of the Cree Nation
Application Call to book appointment
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-658-4769
Fax 705-658-4487
Primary Executive Mel Orecklin, Economic Development Officer; Phone: 705-658-4769 ext 2009; Email:
Alternate Executive Michael Jolly, Acting Community Economic Development Officer; Phone: 705-658-4769 ext 2020; Email:
Located In Community Moose Factory
Address 62 Hospital Dr
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
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Intersection Hospital Dr and Bay St
Mailing Address PO Box 4 
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - MoCreebec Council of the Cree Nation