Welcome to the website of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation. This website is a platform for our local governance to communicate with the Band membership, and a resource portal for issues of the Saugeen Ojibway, including joint resource management, fisheries and land claims.
In this challenging period, Chief, Council and Band governance understand how important it is for us to keep the community informed about the pandemic and our efforts to keep the community safe. We will post news, updates and instructions here as frequently as necessary. Please check back often.
Physical health is closely related to emotional health, and nothing is more central to our emotional state than the well-being of our families. The Health Centre has arranged for Chippewas of Nawash members to attend a series of online seminars on family wellness, being offered by Aquilla Occupational Therapy. Read more about the seminar topics […]
The Chippewas of Nawash Board of Education is seeking an Elementary Teacher to inspire our children in the beautiful Kikendaasogamig Elementary School. Please view the position details and share widely!
Like many government branches, Indigenous Services Canada is effectively shut down in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications for new status cards and renewals are not being processed and there will likely be a backlog to get through when offices re-open, which will further delay issuance of cards. ISC advises that businesses and service providers […]
Testing Site Important Details Where: Kikendaasogamig Elementary School When: Tuesdays, May 12-26, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Bring: Health Card, if available In partnership with Grey Bruce Public Health, an on-site testing centre will be set up at Kikendaasogamig Elementary School beginning Tuesday, May 12, and operating every Tuesday for the following two weeks. Nawash […]
We have received reports from the Neyaashiinigmiing Police that unauthorized campers have been found in Cape Croker Park, despite the Park closure. The Council is also concerned about the upcoming long weekend and the possibility that we may see campers attempting to access the Park over the holiday weekend. The COVID-19 pandemic presents ongoing challenges […]
The Chippewas of Nawash is seeking a Human Resources Manager to join the team. The successful candidate will help us build our talent pool, and hone our processes for keeping employees fulfilled and productive in their roles. Visit the Employment page to view the details. Please share widely!
Chief’s Video Statement – June 18
Posted on June 18, 2020
Chief Greg Nadjiwon's latest video statement to the community comes from the Community Garden, with Councillors Carolynn Wright and Sydney Nadjiwon.
Watch it here: YouTube