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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Anishinaabeg of Kabapikotawangag Resource Council (AKRC) 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council of Treaty 3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3 
  • Political Office is in Kenora, ph 807-468-8852, fx 807-468-3678 
  • Community consists of 3 reserves: Angle Inlet, the most populated and main reserve known as Northwest Angle 33B (5.2 sq mi in size, and on N shore of Angle Inlet), Dog Paw known as Whitefish Bay 33A (60 km SE of Kenora and on shore of Dog Paw Lake) and Agency Reserve 30 (shared with 12 other First Nations) 
  • Not road accessible; ice road during the winter months
Description (Agency) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Agency Services
Description (Service) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation 
  • Community is not road accessible and does not have stores, post office, air service or other customer services; residents must travel by water (ice in winter) to Angle Inlet, USA for all shopping needs (approx 10 min by boat), or to Kenora by water/land (approx 2.5 hours in summer and 1 hour in winter by ice road) 
  • Receives air ambulance services for emergencies
Provides the following programs and services for all members through Northwest Angle 33B (Angle Inlet): 
  • Administration (Main Band Office) 
  • Child and Family Services (Anishinaabe Abinoojii) 
  • Education Department 
  • Education Department, Kiizhik School Satellite Campus 
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative (ADI) 
  • Health Services, Medical Centre 
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation 
  • Health Services, Mental Health & Addictions 
  • Home Support Program 
  • Operations & Maintenance
Provides the following programs and services for all members through the office in Northwest Angle 33A (Dog Paw): 
  • Administration (Band Office) 
  • Brighter Futures 
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS)  
  • Home Support Program 
  • Ontario Works 
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits
Hours Band Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Eligibility Members of Northwest Angle #33 First Nation
Application No application process
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-733-2200
Fax 807-733-3148
Primary Contact Darlene Sandy, Administrative Assistant; Email:
Primary Executive Darlene Comegan, Chief; Phone: 807-226-2858; Fax: 807-226-2860
Alternate Executive Theresa Sandy, Director of Operations
Site Location NW Angle 33A is 60 km SE of Kenora on shore of Dog Paw Lake near Sioux Narrows; NW Angle 33B is on island along N shore of Lake of the Woods in Angle Inlet
Located In Community Northwest Angle 33 First Nation
Address Northwest Angle 33 First Nation, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 1490 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X7
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC); Health Canada -- First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB)
Elections Chief and 5 Band Council members elected every 2 years under the Indian Act Electoral System; next election Jul 2020