Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides technical and professional advisory services and training to enhance the overall management skills and opportunities of the Fort Frances Tribal Area First Nations  
  • Promotes and supports sustainable development that will build each community's economic strength  
  • Assists in identifying and securing funding opportunities through provincial and federal grant and loan programs and other resources for community economic development  
  • Advises and assists in the creation of employment opportunities for community members  
  • Works to develop factors such as diversified employment, skilled workforce, competitiveness, investment and industry  
  • Works to establish a strong network of business relationships within the region 
  • Coordinates meetings with the Board of Directors and harmonizes policies of various economic development projects
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Couchiching First Nation ; Lac La Croix First Nation ; Naicatchewenin First Nation ; Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation ; Rainy River First Nation ; Seine River First Nation ; Stanjikoming First Nation - (Mitaanjigamiing)
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations
Application Services are delivered at the local level (Band Office)
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-8531
Fax 807-274-4330
E-Mail information@advisoryservices.ca
Website www.advisoryservices.ca
Primary Executive Marc McPherson, Economic Development Advisor; Phone: 807-274-8531 ext 229; Email: mmcpherson@advisoryservices.ca
Alternate Executive Harry Morrisseau, Executive Director; Phone: 807-274-8531 ext 225; Email: hmorrisseau@advisoryservices.ca
Site Location Located at Idylwild Dr near Lake Rd on Agency 1 Indian Reserve just E of Fort Frances
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 1455 Idylwild Dr
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M8
 
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Intersection Idylwild Dr and Lake Rd
Mailing Address c/o Economic Development 
PO Box 522 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)