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.

50th Alumni: Cambrian College, Cheryl Recollet



  • Mineral Development Advisor - WFN
  • Data Management/Evaluator
  • Mental Health & Addictions Central Intake Worker
  • Mental Wellness Counsellor/Clinical Supervisor
  • Addictions Support Coordinator
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Training Specialist (Beauty From Ashes/ ALET)
  • Addictions Support Coordinator - SSM
  • Youth Program Coordinator
  • Paramedic program
  • Practical Nurse program
  • Personal Support Worker program
  • Gezhtoojig Employment & Training - January Workshops
  • General Manager - Rocky's
  • Short Order Cook - Rocky's
  • Executive Director
  • Canadian Armed Forces Aboriginal Training Programs

Visit our Employment Page for more details.

In The NEWS!

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

WFN to be Included in Nickel Belt Riding

Queen’s Park – This afternoon, members of the General Government Committee voted to pass NDP MPP France Gélinas’ amendment to include Wahnapitae First Nation in the provincial riding of Nickel Belt. The committee was considering Bill 45, the Election Statute Law Amendment Act.

Women canoeing from Sudbury to Garden River

Stephanie Recollet and Josie Langelier will attend the Great Lakes Water Gathering, but not before paddling over 450 km to get there.

Feds partner with Wahnapitae First Nation

Jolene Recollet's new position as economic development intern at Wahnapitae First Nation has offered plenty of variety so far.


Read the letter from Grand Council Chief

RE: Ratification of self-government agreement on education, and a list of upcoming dates and locations for community information meetings.

Visit our Community Information page for details.

Our 2016 October newsletter

October - BINAAKWE GIIZIS - "Leaves Falling Down Moon". In our newsletter you will find upcoming events, community information and childrens activities and much more!

To view online or print your own copy of the 2016 October newsletter visit our Community Newsletter page.