Matawa First Nations Management

Site: Matawa First Nations Management

Service: Fire Safety and Protection

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides advisory services and assistance to community leaders and council in fire and related matters 
  • Develops programs to enhance community emergency service plans and fire inspection services 
  • Provides information and training for fire fighters, fire chiefs and officers 
  • Offers a critical incident stress program for fire fighters
 
Advises on: 
  • Emergency services 
  • Fire protection and acts of terrorism 
  • Fire prevention in the home
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Aroland First Nation ; Constance Lake First Nation ; Eabametoong First Nation ; Ginoogaming First Nation ; Long Lake 58 First Nation ; Marten Falls First Nation ; Neskantaga First Nation ; Nibinamik First Nation ; Webequie First Nation
Eligibility Must belong to one of the member First Nations within Matawa Territory
Application Contact the department directly
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-344-4575
Toll Free Phone 1-800-463-2249
Fax 807-344-2977
E-Mail reception@matawa.on.ca
Website www.matawa.on.ca
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Primary Contact Wesley Bova, Technical Services Manager; Phone: 807-346-3663 * 807-344-4575 ext 3663; Email: wbova@matawa.on.ca
Alternate Contact Morris Douglas, Fire Prevention and Protection Consultant; Phone: 807-344-4575 ext 3679; Email: mdouglas@matawa.on.ca
Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 233 Court St S, 2nd Fl
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 2X9
 
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Intersection Court St S and John St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Main and upper levels ; Lower level not accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (21) Other Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)