Description & Services
Public Comments Head Office 
Métis Nation of Ontario  
500 Old St Patrick Street, Unit 3  
Ottawa, ON K1N 9G4  
Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889  
Fx 613-722-4225  
Northern Lights Métis Council is located in MNO Region 3
Description (Agency) Offers a wide range of community-based and culturally appropriate programs and services to Métis people
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers a wide range of community-based and culturally appropriate programs and services to Métis people  
  • Participates in community development activities that promote cultural diversity and partnership development with other Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal agencies
Addresses the distinct needs of Métis peoples in the following areas: 
  • Healing and Wellness Branch, Métis Family Wellbeing Program
  • Provides advocacy and deals with political issues for Northern Lights Métis Council members 
  • Assists individuals and families with issues such as membership and genealogy
Hours Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm
Areas Served Cochrane
Boundaries From Cochrane, SW to convergence of Nat and Groundhog Rivers, N to Smokey Falls on Mattagami River, directly E to Quebec border, S along Quebec border to southern shore of Abitibi Lake, W back to convergence of Nat and Groundhog Rivers
Eligibility Métis individuals and their families
Application Intake assessment required for programs
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-2277
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Jamie Mageau, Secretary Treasurer
Alternate Contact Eugene Contant, Senator
Primary Executive Urgel Courville, Council President; Email:
Alternate Executive Lucille Nelson, Chair
Site Location Directly beside the Bowling Alley
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 169 6th Ave
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
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Intersection 6th Ave and 4th St
Mailing Address PO Box 38 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)
Elections Holds an election every three years consistent with the MNO Northern Lights Métis Council Community Electoral Code and overseen by an Electoral Officer; nine positions available on Council; next election Apr 2018