Aanii - Welcome to the Wahnapitae First Nation website.

Our traditional name is Wahnapitaeping "That place where the water is shaped like a molar tooth".

Wahnapitae First Nation - Lake Wahnapitei - Lake shaped like a molar tooth

Our vision for this website is to provide information to our band members, stakeholders and others interested in our community. We are proud of our rich heritage and culture and want to share that information with you.

The site will hold a wealth of accurate information about Wahnapitae First Nation and our history as well as additional up to date information in our members section.

We invite you to comment on what you see here as well as provide us with suggestions to provide a balanced website experience for you.


CUSTOMARY CARE FORUM POSTER

CUSTOMARY CARE FORUM

Topics of Discussion:

  • What is Customary Care?
  • How your Community can benefit from Customary Care
  • How Customary Care can be implemented into your community
  • What is a Customary Care Agreement?

When: Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
Where: SHAWANAGA FIRST NATION COMMUNITY CENTRE
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

EVERYONE WELCOME! LUNCH & REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED

TO CONFIRM YOUR ATTENDANCE, PLEASE CONTACT:
Sally Dokis, Customary Care Coordinator
(705) 763-2000, ext. 204
sally.dokis@wbafn.com

Please confirm your attendance before Wednesday, November 23rd, 2018

HOSTED BY WAABNOONG BEMJIWANG CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES


Carpenter Summer ProgramCarpenter Summer Program

Wahnapitae First Nation had their first Carpentry training program for Youth between the ages of 15 and 30 who have an interest in pursuing a career in carpentry.

Sponsored by CMHC, Glencore and WFN. We want to thank them for all their hard work in completing 5 sheds, 1 Desk Siding the showers at Roq Park and building a beautiful Gazebo here at the band office.

It was a great program and the youth would like to do something bigger next year. Good Luck with your studies this year.

CLICK HERE to read the about the Carpenter Summer Program success

 

Employment & Program OPPORTUNITIES

***NEW POSTINGS!

  • Liaison (Part Time, contract) - ShweMiikaan LP
  • Kinoomaadziwin Education Body (KEB) - Communications Officer
  • Wahnapitae Community Outreach
  • Housing Coordinator - WFN
  • Economic Development Officer - WFN
  • Environmental Field Technician - WFN
  • Mine Labourer
  • Indigenous Studies webinar series - Contact North
  • Canadian Armed Forces Aboriginal Training Programs

Visit our Employment Page for more details.

In The NEWS!

Anishinabek Nation commends Moose Cree First Nation and volunteers for successful Little NHL

MISSISSAUGA, ON (March 15, 2017) – Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Patrick Madahbee congratulates host community for the Little NHL - Moose Cree First Nation and the organizers, volunteers, LNHL executive and the many teams who participated.

Visit our New & Events page to read all about it!


Community Information

Bill C-61 receives Royal Assent

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE, Nipissing First Nation (December 15, 2017)—On behalf of the Anishinabek Nation, Grand Council Chief Patrick Madahbee would like to extend congratulations to the 23 Participating First Nations and the Kinoomaadziwin Education Body (KEB) on the Royal Assent of Bill C-61, the Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement Act.

Visit our Community Information page to read the full article!

Economic Development Opportunity

You have viewed our design concept and we have listened to your input!

Chi-Meegwetch to everyone that has provided us feedback throughout this project

So where are we at now?

CLICK HERE to read all about it!


Education News

Dibaajmowin - Kinoomaadziwin Education Body Newsletter

August 2018 - Mnoomni Giizis

Waubetek 2019 Student Bursary Business Educational Award 

Application is now available CLICK HERE for more information