Matachewan First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Governance

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Wabun Tribal Council 
Primary Tribal Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9 
  • Consists of 1 reserve known as Matachewan No. 72 
  • Fire Department services currently offered through Matachewan Volunteer Fire Department, Municipality of Matachewan
Description (Agency) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Matachewan First Nation
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation 
  • Provides a community hall for meetings and gatherings
 
Provides the following programs and services: 
  • Administration (Band Office) 
  • Economic Development 
  • Education Services 
  • Family Support Program  
  • Health Services 
  • Health Services, Community Health 
  • Health Services, Cultural Programs 
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation 
  • Health Services, National Native Alcohol & Drug Abuse Program 
  • Housing Department 
  • Public Works
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Matachewan First Nation
Eligibility Members of Matachewan First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
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 Alex Batisse, Chief; Phone: 705-565-2230 ext 222; Email: chief@mfnrez.ca
Alternate Executive Pam Cormier, Band Manager; Phone: 705-565-2230 ext 224
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 PO Box 160 
Matachewan, ON P0K 1M0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)
Elections Chief and 7 Band Council members elected every 2 years under the Indian Act Electoral system; next election Mar 2017