Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides political advocacy services to the 6 member First Nations 
  • Provides technical and advocacy services regarding the conservation, protection and management of the natural resources within the United Chiefs and Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) traditional territory  
  • Offers advisory services to each member community about the potential development of those resources  
  • Supports each member community's decision making and economic participation with any resource development on their traditional territory 
  • Assists with the coordination of the Annual Fall Community Harvest and Hunt
 
Advocacy and technical support can include: 
  • Aboriginal and Treaty Rights 
  • Administration 
  • Capacity Building 
  • Community Development  
  • Land Claims 
  • Land Use Planning 
  • Legislative analysis 
  • Policy analysis 
  • Research
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation ; M'Chigeeng First Nation ; Sheguiandah ; Sheshegwaning ; Whitefish River First Nation ; Zhiibaahaasing First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations within the United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising Territory
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-377-5307
Fax 705-377-5309
Website www.uccmm.ca
Primary Contact Beverly MacIntyre, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 705-377-5307 ext 200
Primary Executive Art Jacko, Lands and Resources Manager; Phone: 705-377-5307 ext 227; Email: ajacko@uccmm.ca
Alternate Executive Iris Corbiere, Lands and Resources Support Clerk; Phone: 705-377-5307 ext 215; Email: icorbiere@uccmm.ca
Site Location Office is located on M'Chigeeng First Nation reserve on Manitoulin Island
Located In Community M'Chigeeng First Nation
Address 1110 Highway 551
M'Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0
 
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Intersection Hwy 551 and Park Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 275 
M'Chigeeng, ON P0P 1G0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1982
Funding Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)