NIISAACHEWAN ANISHINAABE NATION

We are exercising our inherent right to protect our land, the water, our traditions, and to practice self governance.  Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation has been in this area since time immemorial.  Our people… our path… our way!

Latest Coronavirus News

Niisaachewan Community Updates – March 24, 2020

Be advised that due to the Global Pandemic COVID-19 and in order to minimize the impact of an epidemic / pandemic outbreak in our community and homelands, Chief and Council of Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation have deemed it necessary to enact the following actions:...

Grand Council Treaty #3 Advises Treaty #3 Citizens to Shelter in Place

Grand Council Treaty #3 is requesting all of its citizens to stay home as much as possible to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 as the province of Ontario moves to close all non-essential businesses and the Government of Canada continues advising people to stay...

IMPORTANT: Niisaachewan Chief and Council COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates

Chief and Council have initiated the Pandemic Response Plan effective immediately. It will be shared and distributed to each household, including community contact lists with other pertinent organizations and applicable referral systems All band and community offices...

Treaty Three Police COVID-19 Press Release

Treaty Three Police Service is dedicated to providing a quality policing service to the citizens of Treaty Three, in consultation with our policing partners. As the Treaty Three Police Service, we are taking steps to maintain our policing duties during the coronavirus...

Niisaachewan Library Opens

According to StatsCan, only 47% of the Niisaachewan community havea high school diploma, compared to 91% of the national populationaged 24-64.This inequality is rooted in the Indian Act, the residentialschool system and the lack of funding for on-reserve schooling....

All Nations Health Partners Ontario Health Team

Wednesday was a cause for celebration - as we stood in front of hundreds of the broader community, together with the 14 other partners to announce the All Nations Health Partners Ontario Health Team. The All Nations Hospital is in it's planning stage, and the hospital...

Creating partnerships to combat cancer in Treaty 3 territory

The Treaty 3 area has higher rates of certain cancers according to Cancer Care Ontario but access to information about the disease is a problem — the Kenora Chiefs Advisory aims to break down barriers community members face in accessing information about the deadly...

People helping People Charitable Corp

A great day for Kenora Chiefs Advisory. We feasted and celebrated our documents and relationship with our new Board of Directors for our People helping People - Charitable Corp members Hannita, Steven, Gary, David, Vernon, and Eric! This partnership will bring a...

Message from the Chief

The Fednor announcement by Bob Nault is awesome and great news for our community! I need to acknowledge the long and hard work that has been put into this project over the years, special acknowledgement to my former council members Merv Copenace, Roberta Jameson, and...

Latest News

Grand Council Treaty #3 Advises Treaty #3 Citizens to Shelter in Place

Grand Council Treaty #3 is requesting all of its citizens to stay home as much as possible to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 as the province of Ontario moves to close all non-essential businesses and the Government of Canada continues advising people to stay...

IMPORTANT: Niisaachewan Chief and Council COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates

Chief and Council have initiated the Pandemic Response Plan effective immediately. It will be shared and distributed to each household, including community contact lists with other pertinent organizations and applicable referral systems All band and community offices...

Treaty Three Police COVID-19 Press Release

Treaty Three Police COVID-19 Press Release

Treaty Three Police Service is dedicated to providing a quality policing service to the citizens of Treaty Three, in consultation with our policing partners. As the Treaty Three Police Service, we are taking steps to maintain our policing duties during the coronavirus...

Anishinaabe Abinooji Family Services Pandemic Measures

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and evolving precautionary measures taking place in our service area, Anishinaabe Abinoojii Family Services offices will be closed effective Thursday March 19, 2020 at 4:30 PM. The earliest date for reopening will be Monday April...

Niisaachewan Community Checkpoint & Updates

Please be advised that due to recent concerns regarding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, or COVID-19 and in order to minimize the impact of an epidemic / pandemic outbreak in our community and territory, the Chief and Council of Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation...

Kenora Hospital New Restrictions and Screening

Kenora Hospital New Restrictions and Screening

Lake of the Woods District Hospital is activating its pandemic plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The health and safety of patients, their families, staff, professional staff, and volunteers is our utmost priority. The plan is in place for the safety of our...

Medications – Non-Insured Health Benefits

Medications – Non-Insured Health Benefits

Individuals can request up to 3 months of their prescriptions for chronic medications. Pharmacies also have access to NIHB policy information through the claims processing contractor Express Scripts by way of the website and telephone support. For more information...