Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Housing 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
Description (Service)
  • Addresses and acts upon all housing issues and related requests through a housing committee  
  • Ensures that housing issues are effectively managed 
  • Joined (Jul 2014) as partner with the First Nations Market Housing Fund (FNMHF) to help reach the goal of more homes in the community
 
Offers the following services:  
  • Provides recommendations and changes to the housing policy  
  • Receives and reviews applications at Council meetings for renovations, new housing units, housing loans and housing renovation loans  
  • Reviews rents to ensure payments are made  
  • Arranges inspections of rental units and community houses for maintenance, repairs and renovations  
  • Ensures proper housing standards are enforced and inspections are completed  
  • Carries out annual maintenance and repairs on behalf of tenants  
  • Administers subsidized housing program  
  • Maintains a comprehensive database on all community housing units that includes information such as what programs were accessed for building and repairs, loans outstanding, services (water, sewer, roads) available, inspection reports, condition of unit, year it was built and other unit particulars  
  • Enforces all tenant agreements and explains agreement responsibilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Eligibility Members of Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation
Application
  • Copy of the housing policy and all related building applications/housing forms available at the Band Office  
  • New housing application available for download from website
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-368-2228
Fax 705-368-3563
Website www.aundeckomnikaningfn.com
Primary Contact Connie Esquimaux, Administrative Support Assistant; Email: esquimauxc@aokfn.com
Primary Executive Debbie Shawana, Housing Committee Member; Email: shawanad@aokfn.com
Alternate Executive Patsy Corbiere, Chief; Email: corbierep@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 13 Hill St
Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
 
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Intersection Hill St and Hwy 540
Mailing Address c/o Housing 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)