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.
We are once again saddened and appalled by the discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves in the vicinity of a residential school. The pain and shock of the crime revealed at the Kamloops Indian Residential School has not even begun to fade, and we are faced with the staggering discovery of at least 751 unmarked […]
The Nawash Health Centre is holding a COVID-19 vaccination clinic Saturday, July 17, 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 in the Grey Bruce area, and their immediate families, 12 years old or […]
Our Lands Department receives frequent inquiries from members seeking land for sale in Neyaashiinigmiing. We’d like to connect willing sellers with prospective purchasers. If you have land in Neyaashiinigmiing, that you would consider selling, please contact the Larissa Johnston, Lands Manager, and provide your contact info and a description of the land for sale. You […]
Residents are reminded that Thursday, July 1 is a statutory holiday (Canada Day) and the Nawash Food Bank will be closed. Regular Thursday service will not be available this week. The Nawash Food Bank will be open as usual on Tuesday, June 29, and Tuesday July 6, 2021. Please call between the hours of 9:00 […]
The Chief has prepared a video statement for members as we respond to a COVID-19 case in Neyaashiinigmiing. While the Health Centre and Grey Bruce Public Health manage the small outbreak, there is no immediate cause for alarm. The community remains safe. Residents are reminded to follow all pandemic protocols as rigorously as always. Everybody […]