Taykwa Tagamou Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Education Department

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary and secondary school students living on reserve 
  • Provides bus transportation for elementary and secondary school students to Cochrane
Continuing Education 
  • Offers courses for individuals wishing to obtain Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
Post Secondary Student Support Program 
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies  
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities 
  • Provides financial support to post secondary students both on and off the reserve
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Eligibility Members of Taykwa Tagamou Nation
Continuing Education Adults 19 years of age and over
Post Secondary Student Support Program All Band members regardless of residency are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution
Application Post Secondary Student Support Program 
  • Applications for assistance available at band office  
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for fall start date is May 1st; January start date is Nov 1st; spring and summer start dates is Mar 1st
For financial assistance applicant required to provide: 
  • Photocopy of recent status card  
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Taykwa Tagamou Nation 
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution  
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions  
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information  
  • Copy of voided cheque or bank information  
  • Signed student contract
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-5766
Fax 705-272-5785
E-Mail neil@taykwatagamou.com
Website www.taykwatagamounation.com
Primary Contact Neil Iserhoff, Education Manager; Phone: 705-272-5766 ext 232
Site Location Community is 20 km E of Cochrane on Hwy 574
Located In Community Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Address Taykwa Tagamou Nation
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Mailing Address c/o Education Department 
Box 3310 
RR 2 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)