Wahnapitae First Nation

Site: Centre of Excellence

Service: Cultural Program

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service)
  • Promotes Anishinaabe identity, language, history, and customs and values  
  • Seeks to revitalize more of the traditional way of life for the Wahnapitae First Nation members
Services provided include but are not limited to: 
  • Annual Pow Wow planning 
  • Cultural teachings such as the Seven Grandfathers and Firekeeper's 
  • Drumming ceremonies 
  • Medicine walks 
  • Sharing circles 
  • Traditional dancing
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-11 am
Areas Served Wahnapitae First Nation
Eligibility Members of Wahnapitae First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-858-0610
Fax 705-858-5570
Primary Contact Elizabeth Eshkibok-Trudeau, Cultural Coordinator; Phone: 705-858-0610 ext 220; Email: cultural@wahnapitaefn.com
Alternate Contact Leila Roque, Administrative Professional; Phone: 705-858-0610 ext 200; Email: leila.roque@wahnapitaefn.com
Site Location Community is approx 50 km N of Sudbury, near Capreol on NW shores of Wanapitei Lake
Located In Community Wahnapitae First Nation
Address 259 Taighwenini Trail Rd
Capreol, ON P0M 1H0
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)