The State of Emergency in Neyaashiinigmiing has been extended until August 31, 2021. Ontario has entered Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen. As of June 14, 2021, Neyaashiinigmiing entered the first phase of our Reopening Plan. Band Offices and Programs are open for limited in-person service.
Visitor access to Neyaashiinigmiing is now permitted. The pandemic is not over however. All visitors and residents are asked to diligently follow all pandemic protocols, including frequent hand washing, masking, and physical distancing.
From Dr. Ian Arra, Grey Bruce Medical Officer of Health: “The Stay-at-Home order is in place until June 2, 2021, as the province continues to deal with the impacts of COVID-19. Effective May 22, 2021, certain outdoor recreational amenities will reopen with restrictions in place, such as the need to maintain physical distancing. These amenities […]
June is Seniors Month in Ontario. The theme of Seniors Month this year is “Stay safe, active and connected“. While we always cherish our seniors, Seniors Month is a great time to acknowledge, support and celebrate the seniors in your life even more. Take some time from your schedule to help out a senior member […]
The MRP Committee recently sent survey packages about our proposed MRP Law to all members, both on and off reserve. It’s an important issue and we know that you may have questions. We’re here to help. We’ve added a second date for members to participate virtually in the development of our MRP Law. We’re using […]
New COVID-19 cases in Ontario have been steadily trending downward from the peak we saw in April. This is encouraging, but case levels are still high and the risk of a dangerous spike in cases that could overwhelm our medical system remains a possibility. In response, the Province has extended the declaration of emergency and […]
IESO, First Nations Engineering Services Ltd. and the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation are partnering to help reduce energy costs in your home with the First Nations Conservation Program. The Program aims to help reduce electricity consumption by making your home more energy efficient, can improve overall comfort in your home, and will answer […]