Nipissing First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Employment and Training Services

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) Provides services and supports to assist unemployed and underemployed community members and affiliates to reach their employment potential 
 
Offers programs including but not limited to: 
  • Community Development and Youth Projects 
  • Employment Assistance for Persons with Special Needs 
  • Purchase of Training 
  • Wage Subsidies 
  • True Self - Debwewendizwin Program
 
Services include: 
  • Employment and career counselling 
  • Job referrals 
  • Resume writing assistance 
  • Job interview preparation 
  • Job placement for adults and students 
  • Retraining when appropriate and necessary 
  • Referrals to other departments and agencies 
  • Referrals for various career related assessments
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing First Nation
Eligibility Members of Nipissing First Nation
Application Call to register for programs
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, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 705-753-2050 ext 1243 * 705-753-6995 ext 1321; 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)