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 
 
Northwest Métis Council is located in MNO Region 1
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 needs of Métis people by providing the following programs and services: 
  • Education and Training Branch, Education Program  
  • Education and Training Branch, Employment and Training Program 
  • Healing and Wellness, Métis Family Wellbeing Program 
  • Healing and Wellness, Métis Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
  • Healing and Wellness, Community Action Program for Children (CAP-C) 
  • Healing and Wellness, Community Support Services
 
Council 
  • Provides advocacy and deals with political issues for Northwest Métis Nation 
  • Assists individuals and families with issues such as membership and genealogy
 
Ontario Telemedicine Network 
  • Provides video-conferencing suites on-site which use the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN) 
  • Allows psychiatrists and other health care specialists to have a remote connection to patients and clients 
  • Reduces the need to travel to receive care
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dryden
Boundaries From Dryden, East to Hwy 599, North to Silver Dollar, Northwest to Sioux Lookout, West through Lac Seul to Oak Lake, South to Crow Lake
Eligibility Métis individuals and their families
Application Intake assessment required for all programs
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Michif; upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-4535
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-4889
Fax 807-223-4855
E-Mail nwmetis@drytel.net
Website www.metisnation.org
Primary Contact Nancy Hatch, Administrative Assistant Coordinator
Primary Executive Ronald Robinson, Council President; Phone: 807-223-8082; Fax: 807-223-8083
Site Location Beside Wilsons Business Solutions Store
Located In Community Dryden
Address 34B King St
Dryden, ON P8N 1B3
 
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Intersection King St and Earl Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)
Elections Holds an election every three years consistent with the MNO Northwest Métis Council Community Electoral Code and overseen by an Electoral Officer; 10 positions available on Council; next election Nov 2017