The State of Emergency in Neyaashiinigmiing has been extended until May 31, 2021. As of April 8, 2021, the Province of Ontario has entered a provincewide stay-at-home-order, to continue for at least 4 weeks. Grey Zone COVID-19 safety limitations will be in effect in Neyaashiinigmiing during this period. Band Offices and Programs remain open. Please call ahead when visiting any Program or Administration office. Residents are asked to diligently follow all pandemic protocols. 

Access to Neyaashiinigmiing is currently restricted to members and their immediate families, and necessary services. Non-resident members are asked to limit all visits to Neyaashiinigmiing to essential trips only. Please review the Visitor Rules.

Latest Updates

Employment Opportunities – Join Our Team!

The Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation is seeking talented and energetic people to join our team in a number of vital roles.  Bring your positive attitude and in-demand skills to work with us. We are currently hiring: Community Support Services Cook Manager of Operations Personal Support Worker Housing Manager Administrative Clerk Cook/Assistant Cook/Housekeeper Registered […]

Upcoming First-Dose COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

The Nawash Health Centre is holding a first-dose COVID-19 vaccination clinic Saturday, May 15, from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Kikendaasogamig Elementary School, by appointment ONLY. This clinic is open to all members of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation, Saugeen First Nation or other First Nations persons in the Grey Bruce […]

Seeking a Caring Family

The Nawash Band Representative Program, in conjunction with the Native Child Welfare Program, is seeking a caring, supportive, permanent family for a young boy with roots in our community.  You do not have to be a currently approved foster home, just a home with room for an 11-year-old boy, with a desire to help him […]

Be Fire Safe – Fire Extinguishers Available

The Housing Department has received several fire extinguishers, compliments of Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation. We have a limited number available free to residents of Neyaashiinigmiing on a first-come-first-served basis. The fire extinguishers will be available to be picked up the week of May 17 – 21, from the Housing Department. Please contact the […]

MMIWG Awareness Week

April 29 – May 5, 2021, is the National Week of Action for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), with May 5 being the National Day of Awareness. We do not forget those tragically lost, and we will not stop fighting for more attention to be brought to the crisis. To show our […]