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

Upcoming Second-Dose COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

The Nawash Health Centre team has scheduled two COVID-19 vaccination clinics in May, to provide the second required dose to those who have already received a first. The schedule below indicates where you should get your second shot. If you received your first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at the Bayshore Community Centre, Owen Sound […]

Employment Opportunity – Administrative Clerk

The CNUFN Social Services Program is seeking an Administrative Clerk to join their team. The Administrative Clerk will provide reception and clerical support to Clients, the Public and Caseworkers in the service delivery of the Ontario Works Program and the Chippewas of Nawash Adult Learning Center. Learn more about this opportunity and others on the […]

Request for Quotes – Electoral Officer

The Edkaagmik Nbiizh Neyaashiinigamiingninwag Edbendaagzijig Trust will be holding an election for  one trustee to the board. The Trust is seeking quotes from individuals or organizations to facilitate the upcoming election and ensure that it is conducted according to the regulations and guidelines as set out in the Edkaagmik Nbiizh Neyaashiinigamiingninwag Edbendaagzijig Trust Agreement and […]

Visitor Rules for Neyaashiinigmiing

To reduce the alarming spread of COVID-19, the Province of Ontario issued a declaration of emergency and a province-wide Stay-At-Home order. The provincial Stay-at-Home order is in place until at least May 19, 2021. The Council has similarly moved to extend the State of Emergency in Neyaashiinigmiing until May 31, 2021 and declared that we […]

Indigenous Mini-University Program

Every year the Indigenous Student Centre at Western University hosts a week-long opportunity for Indigenous youth to explore post-secondary through interactive cultural and academic workshops. Participants will get to meet professors, staff, and community members. Most importantly, participants will get to meet and make friends with other Indigenous youth from all over Turtle Island. The […]