Latest Updates

A Message from Cynthia Porter, Home and Community Care

Well, we made it through the long weekend. I would like to thank everyone who maintained self-isolation. I know that it’s so hard not to be with family and friends on special occasions, particularly if there is a feast. I just wanted to check in with you all to make sure you’re doing alright. We […]

Workshop Offered to Register for Indian Day School Class Action Lawsuit

Gowling WLG, the legal firm handling the Indian Day School Class Action lawsuit, has been holding Community Assistance Sessions in First Nation communities to aid residents in registering as a class member in the lawsuit. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Gowling WLF has suspended in-person Community Assistance Sessions, but will be holding online sessions […]

Lack of Social Distancing Puts Community at Risk

Health officials in the community, as well as the Chief and Council, are very concerned that some community members are not taking the social distance directive seriously. Numerous reports have reached the administration of residents gathering together socially or sharing a vehicle for trips off the reserve. For the safety of all of us, this […]

Ministry of Education Announces Support for Families Program

On April 6, 2020, the Ministry of Education announced the Support for Families program, which provides one-time financial support for families to purchase educational materials during the current school and childcare closures. Under this new program, parents are eligible for a one-time, per-child payment of:  $200 for children aged 0-12, or  $250 for children and […]