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CALL FOR ARTIST INTERPRETATIONS/ARTWORK FOR MATAWA HEALTH & SOCIAL MENO BIIMADESWIN MANUAL

Thursday, March 25, 2021                                                                                                               CALL FOR ARTIST INTERPRETATIONS/ARTWORK FOR MATAWA HEALTH & SOCIAL MENO BIIMADESWIN MANUAL Thunder Bay, ON —Matawa Health and Social Meno Biimadeswin (MHSMB) is developing a resource manual for front-line mental health and wellness workers. The Manual: BEHMADESWIHKAMIK: LIFE LODGE – A PLACE OF GOOD LIFE will provide […]

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MATAWA HEALTH CO-OPERATIVE TO HOST FIRST COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC IN THUNDER BAY FOR HIGH-RISK POPULATION

MEDIA ADVISORY Tuesday, March 2, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MATAWA HEALTH CO-OPERATIVE TO HOST FIRST COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC IN THUNDER BAY FOR HIGH-RISK POPULATION Thunder Bay, ON – The Matawa Health Co-operative (MHC) will be hosting their first COVID-19 vaccination clinic event on Wednesday March 3 and Thursday March 4 from 12:30 – 4:00 […]

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NESKANTAGA FIRST NATION DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY OFF-RESERVE MEMBER COVID-19 OUTBREAK

MEDIA RELEASE Wednesday, February 24, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NESKANTAGA FIRST NATION DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY OFF-RESERVE MEMBER COVID-19 OUTBREAK THUNDER BAY, ON: Neskantaga First Nation (NFN) Chief and Council have issued a declaration of state of emergency with respect to a large number of off-reserve members in Thunder Bay testing positive for COVID-19. […]

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MATAWA HEALTH CO-OPERATIVE MARK 1 YEAR OF PANDEMIC SERVICES INCLUDING WORKING WITH PARTNERS IN THUNDER BAY TO ASSIST WITH COVID-19 OUTBREAK MANAGEMENT

MEDIA RELEASE Tuesday, February 16, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MATAWA HEALTH CO-OPERATIVE MARK 1 YEAR OF PANDEMIC SERVICES INCLUDING WORKING WITH PARTNERS IN THUNDER BAY TO ASSIST WITH COVID-19 OUTBREAK MANAGEMENT Thunder Bay, ON – The Matawa Health Co-operative (MHC) today announced the marking of one-year of providing pandemic services both, in the Matawa […]

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MATAWA ISSUES CALL FOR CANADA TO ESTABLISH REGIONAL AND FIRST NATION PARTNERSHIPS AS NORTHERN ONTARIO FIRST NATIONS MAY HOLD THE PURSE STRINGS OF CANADA AND ONTARIO’S COVID-19 ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND SECURITY

MEDIA RELEASE Wednesday, February 10, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MATAWA ISSUES CALL FOR CANADA TO ESTABLISH REGIONAL AND FIRST NATION PARTNERSHIPS AS NORTHERN ONTARIO FIRST NATIONS MAY HOLD THE PURSE STRINGS OF CANADA AND ONTARIO’S COVID-19 ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND SECURITY THUNDER BAY, ON: Matawa First Nations Management (MFNM) CEO David Paul Achneepineskum today presented […]

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MATAWA ROAD-ACCESS FIRST NATIONS CALL FOR VACCINE INCLUSION AND PRIORITIZATION IN PHASE 1 OF ONTARIO’S VACCINATION PLAN AS COVID-19 OUTBREAKS BEGIN TO SOAR IN THEIR COMMUNITIES

MEDIA RELEASE Tuesday, January 26, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | MATAWA ROAD-ACCESS FIRST NATIONS CALL FOR VACCINE INCLUSION AND PRIORITIZATION IN PHASE 1 OF ONTARIO’S VACCINATION PLAN AS COVID-19 OUTBREAKS BEGIN TO SOAR IN THEIR COMMUNITIES Thunder Bay, ON: Matawa First Nations from the road-access communities of Constance Lake, Aroland, Long Lake #58 and […]

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GINOOGAMING FIRST NATION DECLARE STATE OF EMERGENCY AFTER THE 6th COVID-19 POSITIVE CASE IS CONFIRMED IN THE COMMUNITY

MEDIA RELEASE Saturday, January 23, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | GINOOGAMING FIRST NATION DECLARE STATE OF EMERGENCY AFTER THE 6th COVID-19 POSITIVE CASE IS CONFIRMED IN THE COMMUNITY Ginoogaming First Nation – Ginoogaming First Nation (GFN) Council have declared a State of Emergency (SOE) in response to 6 COVID-19 positive cases confirmed today in […]

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CONSTANCE LAKE FIRST NATION DECLARE 2ND COVID-19 STATE OF EMERGENCY

MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, January 21, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | CONSTANCE LAKE FIRST NATION DECLARE 2ND COVID-19 STATE OF EMERGENCY Constance Lake, ON: – Constance Lake First Nation (CLFN) Chief Rick Allen and Council have declared a 2nd COVID-19 State of Emergency in response to COVID-19 outbreak in the community which was identified by […]

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GINOOGAMING FIRST NATION ANNOUNCE 3RD COVID-19 POSITIVE CASE

MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, January 21, 2021 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | GINOOGAMING FIRST NATION ANNOUNCE 3RD COVID-19 POSITIVE CASE Ginoogaming First Nation – Ginoogaming First Nation (GFN) Council and Health Team today announced a third COVID-19 positive case. The community is in the process of doing contact tracing on these cases and are urging close […]

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