Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Unaffiliated 
Political Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Functions as an employment and training support program 
  • Developed as a result of the Innovations Pilot Project, one of 2 programs established in First Nation communities to address welfare dependency 
  • Focuses on increased independence, addressing barriers faced by clients and improving employment prospects 
  • Provides assistance to students with securing summer employment
 
Offers the following services: 
  • Access to job bank and job board 
  • Computer and Internet access 
  • Employment counselling 
  • Employment support services 
  • Faxing, photocopying and telephone 
  • On-site community training programs 
  • Resource materials 
  • Resources to funding 
  • Resume preparation assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
Eligibility
  • Members of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (formerly known as Ojibways of the Pic River First Nation) 
  • Must be between 15-30 years of age to apply for Summer Student employment
Application Summer students can access employment forms and policies on website
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-229-8885
Fax 807-229-8887
Website www.picriver.com
Primary Executive Joni Michano, Economic & Community Development Assistant; Phone: 807-229-8885 ext 3; Email: joni.michano@picriver.com
Alternate Executive Liz Michano, Economic & Community Development Director; Phone: 807-229-8885 ext 2; Email: liz.michano@picriver.com
Site Location Reserve is on Hwy 627 at mouth of Pic River along N shore of Lake Superior approx 13 km SE of Marathon
Located In Community Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
Address 36 Pic River Rd
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Employment & Business Training Centre 
PO Box 211 
Heron Bay, ON P0T 1R0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)