Nipissing First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: First Nations and Inuit Career Promotion and Awareness Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Aims to support the development and enhancement of essential employability skills of community members 
 
Services provided include: 
  • Development of communication and problem solving skills 
  • Learning to work effectively with others 
  • Introduction of youth to a variety of career options 
  • Promotion of education being the key to labour market participation 
  • Supporting the provision for mentored school-based work and study opportunities
 
Activities include: 
  • Career planning 
  • Access to career development information 
  • Promotion of career fairs and leadership projects 
  • Life and work skills development for the participant 
  • Co-operative Education projects
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing First Nation
Eligibility First Nations and Inuit youth ordinarily resident on-reserve or in recognized communities 
 
Co-operative Education Projects 
First Nation students enrolled in and attending a federal or band-operated school, up to 21 years of age or the age range eligible for secondary education support in the province of residence
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-753-2050
Fax 705-753-0207
Website www.nfn.ca
Primary Executive Brenda Restoule, Employment Manager; Phone: 705-753-2050 ext 1242; Email: brendar@nfn.ca
Alternate Executive Geraldeana Goulais, Employment Assistant; Phone: 705-753-2050 ext 1243; Email: gerryg@nfn.ca
Site Location Community is approx 37 km W of North Bay off Hwy 17 at Dutrisac Rd, Sturgeon Falls
Located In Community Garden Village
Address 36 Semo Rd
Garden Village, ON P2B 3K2
 
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Mailing Address c/o Employment & Training
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)