Naicatchewenin First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Volunteer Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3
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 
  • Maintains a community fire hall
 
Provides the following services: 
  • Auto extrication  
  • Education  
  • Emergency planning  
  • Fire investigation  
  • Fire suppression  
  • Hazardous materials information  
  • Home safety which includes ensuring all homes are equipped (and annually inspected) with smoke alarms and charged fire extinguishers
Hours Band Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-2:30 pm 
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Naicatchewenin First Nation
Eligibility Members of Naicatchewenin First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-486-3407
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 807-486-3704
E-Mail nwbay@nwonet.net
Website www.naicatcheweninfirstnation.ca
Primary Executive Terry Smith, Fire Chief; Phone: 807-486-1238; Email: terry.smith@bellnet.ca
Alternate Executive Darlene Smith, Director of Administration; Phone: 807-486-3407 ext 222; Email: darlene.smith@bellnet.ca
Site Location Community is W of Fort Frances along Hwy 11 and 50 km N of Devlin on Hwy 613
Located In Community Naicatchewenin First Nation
Address RR 1
Devlin, ON P0W 1C0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
PO Box 15 
RR 1 
Devlin, ON P0W 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)