Constance Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community  
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills  
  • Responsible for development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members  
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures  
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business
 
Economic initiatives Constance Lake First Nation is involved with include: 
  • Forestry and bio-mass activities 
  • Internet Broadband project 
  • Power Generation projects 
  • Mining and exploration activities 
  • Signatory with other Matawa First Nations and Province of Ontario to a regional framework agreement (signed Mar 26/14) outlining how they will benefit from development of the proposed Ring of Fire, ensuring that both parties will work together in the areas of regional long-term environmental monitoring and enhanced participation in environmental assessment processes, resource revenue sharing, economic supports, regional and community infrastructure 
  • Nedaakiimenaan Inc, a newly formed partnership consisting of Aroland, Constance Lake, Ginoogaming and Long Lake #58 First Nations with a goal of building capacity in the Forest Management of the Kenogami Forest
Hours Band Office: 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 Call for information
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
Website www.clfn.on.ca
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Primary Executive Roger Wesley, Economic Development Officer; Phone: 705-463-4511 ext 239; Email: roger.wesley@clfn.on.ca
Alternate Executive Samantha John-George, Employment Coordinator; Phone: 705-463-4511 ext 233; Email: samantha.john-george@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 Economic Development 
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)