Sagamok Anishnawbek

Site: Niigaaniin/Ontario Works Building

Service: Employment Resource Centre

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mamaweswen North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Assists Ontario Works participants by providing:  
  • Assistance in job searches and researching job ads  
  • Computer use and assistance to update resum├ęs and write cover letters  
  • Employment counselling in various areas including preparing for interviews  
  • Information about other programs
Offers access to the following job search tools:  
  • Access to Service Canada Job bank website  
  • Community Placement Program (for volunteer opportunities)  
  • Computer and Internet access  
  • Fax machine, phone and photocopier  
  • Information on the Enhanced Employment Placement Program (for paid employment and training)
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
  • Members of Sagamok Anishnawbek 
  • Must be recipient of Ontario Disability Support Pension (ODSP) or Ontario Works (OW)
Application No appointment necessary; drop in basis
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-865-1395
Toll Free Phone 1-800-727-5503
Fax 705-865-3038
Primary Contact Cheryl Bennett, Employment Support Program; Phone: 705-865-1395 ext 203; Email:
Alternate Contact Carol Marie Toulouse, Employment Support Program; Phone: 705-865-1395 ext 204; Email:
Site Location Community is approx 43 km E of Blind River along Hwy 17 on N shore of Lake Huron, 120 km W of Sudbury
Located In Community Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation
Address 575 Sagamok Rd
Massey, ON P0P 1P0
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Intersection Sagamok Rd and Espaniel St
Mailing Address c/o Ontario Works 
PO Box 610 
Massey, ON P0P 1P0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)