The State of Emergency in Neyaashiinigmiing has been extended until July 26, 2021. The province-wide emergency brake remains in force until Ontario enters Step 1 of the Roadmap to Reopen. Grey Zone COVID-19 safety limitations are in effect in Neyaashiinigmiing at this time. 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

Land Use and Capital Infrastructure Survey

Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation are currently in the process of developing a Land Use Plan and Capital Infrastructure Plan for Neyaashiinigmiing reserve lands. These plans will build on the Comprehensive Community Plan completed in 2014 and will guide how we use, service and protect our lands. This process is community driven. We want […]

Update: Outdoor Activity Rules Relaxed as of May 22

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

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 […]

Second MRP Info Date Added

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 […]

June 19 COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic to Include Youth

Health Canada recently expanded the approved ages for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to include youth 12-15 years old. We are pleased to announce that we have scheduled our first COVID-19 vaccination clinic to include 12-15 year old youth. The Nawash Health Centre is holding a first-dose COVID-19 vaccination clinic Saturday, June 19, from 10:00 AM […]