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

Cape Croker Park to be closed indefinitely

In response to the pandemic, and in the interest of the health and safety of our Park employees, the Neyaashiinigmiing community, and the general public, the Chief and Council of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation have ordered the immediate closure of the Park. The Park will remain closed to all use, including day […]

Nawash Social Services are still available

In these challenging times, Nawash members in Neyaashiinigmiing who find themselves in urgent need of support are encouraged to call Nawash Social Services at 519-534-3753. Leave a message with your contact info and a social worker will respond to you shortly.

Grey Bruce Townhall planned for evening of March 19

UPDATE: The townhall recording is available here. The following information was forwarded to us from Grey Bruce Health Services. We urge all community members to attend the townhall if you receive a call, or listen in after 8 PM. Significant interest in Grey-Bruce COVID-19 community update prompts changes to access instructions March 18, 2020 Since […]

Federal FHRMIRA Legislation in force as of Dec 12, 2014

The new federal Family Homes on Reserve and Matrimonial Interests or Rights Act is in force as of December 16, 2014. The new legislation will affect First Nations reserve land transactions such as Land Transfers, New land leases and permits, Lease Assignments, Estate distributions, etc. The law requires expanded information to complete the above transactions. […]