Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve

Site: Band Office

Service: Wikwemikong Housing Authority

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated  
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)  
Manitoulin Island Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Addresses and acts upon all housing issues and related requests  
  • Ensures that housing issues are effectively managed
 
Offers the following services:  
  • Provides recommendations and changes to the housing policy 
  • Manages the Capital Housing Program which proposes to build five new housing units annually for clients as funding allows 
  • 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  
  • 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 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Wikwemikong
Eligibility Members of Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve
Application Copy of the housing policy and all related building applications/housing forms available at the Housing Authority in Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-859-3122
Toll Free Phone 1-800-880-1406
Fax 705-859-3851
E-Mail inquiries@wikwemikong.ca
Website www.wikwemikong.ca
Primary Contact Linda Simon, Housing Secretary; Phone: 705-859-3122 ext 293
Primary Executive Jeffrey Toulouse, Housing Program Director; Phone: 705-859-3122 ext 269
Alternate Executive Allan Eshkawkogan, Construction Supervisor; Phone: 705-859-3122 ext 266
Site Location Community is approx 50 km S of Little Current along Hwy 6 at E end of Manitoulin Island on N Georgian Bay
Located In Community Wikwemikong
Address 19 A Complex Dr
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
 
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Intersection Complex Dr and Wikwemikong Way
Mailing Address c/o Housing Authority 
PO Box 112 
Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)