Matachewan First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Housing Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Addresses and acts upon all housing issues and related requests 
  • Ensures that housing issues are effectively managed  
  • Provides recommendations and changes to the housing policy  
  • Receives and reviews applications for renovations, new housing units, housing loans and housing renovation loans 
  • Reviews rents to ensure payments are made  
  • Arranges inspections of rental units and community houses for maintenance, repairs and renovations 
  • Carries out annual maintenance and repairs on behalf of tenants and ensures work is completed 
  • Provides assistance with applications to the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) for funding programs such as Ontario Renovates (formerly RRAP and HASI) 
  • Provides assistance in securing funding for rent-to-own housing through CMHC
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Matachewan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Matachewan First Nation
Application Copy of the housing policy and all related building applications/housing forms available at the Band Office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-565-2230
Toll Free Phone 1-866-781-4189
Fax 705-565-2585
E-Mail matachewan@mfnrez.ca
Website www.matachewanfirstnation.com
Primary Executive Mary Batisse, Housing Contact; Phone: 705-565-2230 ext 235
Alternate Executive Pam Cormier, Band Manager; Phone: 705-565-2230 ext 224; Email: bandmanager@mfnrez.ca
Site Location Community is off Hwy 66 approx 30 km SE of Matachewan, 60 km W of Kirkland Lake
Located In Community Matachewan
Address Lot 44
Matachewan, ON P0K 1M0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Housing Program 
PO Box 160 
Matachewan, ON P0K 1M0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)