Mitaanjigamiing First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Governance

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Pwi-di-goo-zing Ne-yaa-zhing Advisory Services 
Political Territorial Organization: Grand Council Treaty #3 (GCT3) 
Treaty #3 
  • Mitaanjigamiing means “Where a smaller lake flows into a bigger lake" 
  • Consists of 2 reserves; the main reserve of Rainy Lake 18C and a smaller Agency 1 reserve shared with 3 other First Nations
Description (Agency) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
Agency Services
Description (Service) Operates a self government and is responsible for the day to day operations of the First Nation
Provides the following programs and services: 
  • Administration (Band office) 
  • Community Care Program 
  • Community Care Program, Family Support Services  
  • Economic Development 
  • Education Department 
  • Family Well Being Program 
  • Health Services 
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healing and Wellness 
  • Health Services, Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children 
  • Health Services, Immunization Clinic 
  • Health Services, Medical Transportation Program 
  • Housing Committee 
  • National Native Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program 
  • Ontario Works 
  • Ontario Works, Extended Health Benefits 
  • Operations and Maintenance 
  • Volunteer Fire Department
Hours Band Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Stanjikoming First Nation
Eligibility Members of Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-2188
Fax Band Office 807-274-4774 
Chief and Council 807-274-2206
Primary Contact Jodie Kabatay, Secretary and Receptionist; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 223
Alternate Contact Shauna Ottertail, Financial Administrator; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 221; Email:
Primary Executive Madeline Henderson, Chief; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 305; Email:
Alternate Executive Ed Morrison, Band Manager; Phone: 807-274-2188 ext 222 * (Cell) 807-276-0466; Email:
Site Location Community is approx 56 km NE of Fort Frances off Hwy 17 onto Hwy 611, along shores of Stanjikoming Bay on Rainy Lake
Located In Community Stanjikoming First Nation
Address Stanjikoming First Nation, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 609 
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
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 two Band Council members elected under the Custom Electoral System every two years; next election May 2021