Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation

Site: Fire Department

Service: Volunteer Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: United Chiefs & Councils of Mnidoo Mnising (UCCMM) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty 
 
The Fire Department is comprised of twelve to fifteen community volunteers
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for fire prevention and administration of the Ontario Fire Code 
  • Issues applicable burn permits required for brush piles, incinerators and open fires, excluding campfires 
  • Provides training for local firefighters every 2 weeks including Ice Rescue training 
  • Participates in regional firefighter competitions 
  • Receives assistance from the Little Current and Howland Township Fire Departments when required
 
Provides the following services:  
  • Education  
  • Emergency planning  
  • Fire investigation  
  • Fire suppression  
  • Hazardous materials information  
  • Home safety
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Emergency Services: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Eligibility Members of Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Fire Department 705-368-3787 
Band Office 705-368-2228
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 705-368-3563
Website www.aundeckomnikaningfn.com
Primary Executive David Corbiere, Fire Chief
Alternate Executive Mike Cooper, Deputy Chief; Email: cooperm@aokfn.com
Site Location Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation is located on N channel on shore of Manitoulin Island, along Hwy 540, 5 km W of town of Little Current
Located In Community Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Address 1286B Hwy 540
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
 
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Intersection Hill St and Hwy 540
Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
RR 1, Comp 21 
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)