Henvey Inlet First Nation


  1.  I, Scott Jacobs, was present at the Henvey Inlet First Nation Fire Hall on the 13th day of December 2020 when the members of Henvey Inlet First Nation voted on the “Henvey Inlet Windfarm Legacy Trust”. The polling station was opened at 10:00 am and remained open until 5:00 pm of that day.

  2. The names of 770 Eligible Voters appeared on the List of Eligible Voters.

  3. The number of voters that constitutes a majority is 50% + 1 of those that cast a valid ballot or _258_ votes.

  4. The Notice of Vote was posted on October 20, 2020. The First Nation took reasonable steps to locate all Eligible Voters. Voter packages were mailed to each of the 644 on and off reserve eligible voters for whom the First Nation was able to establish confirmed mailing addresses. The mailing was complete on October 20, 2020, which is at least 35 days prior to vote date. An additional 59 mail outs packages were sent to eligible voters who provided address changes or notified the Returning Officer of their address that was not previously provided following the initial mail-out.

  5. The results of the Community Approval Vote are as follows: 

a. The results of the Community Approval Vote are as follows: 467 Mail-in ballots were received b. 59 Voted in person at the polling station;  c. 0 Ballots were spoiled prior to being placed in the ballot box;  d. 10 Mail-in ballots were rejected prior to be placed in the ballot box;  e. 1 Were spoiled during the counting of the ballots;  f. 515 Constitutes the total number of valid ballots cast. 

6. The tally of votes is as follows: YES 508  NO 7

7. Based on the need to meet or exceed the required quorum in item 3, and the percentage of Voters in item 4 above, the “Henvey Inlet Windfarm Legacy Trust” was approved by the membership in accordance with the Land Code.

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Statement of the Votes Henvey Inlet First Nation March 23, 2023

Elected CandidatesHenvey Inlet First Nation Statement of Votes March 23 2023

To the Office of Chief:

McQuabbie, M. Wayne

Number of valid ballots cast for chief: 392

Number of rejected ballots for chief: 2

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Draft Membership Code Community Consultation April 12 2023 Membership Notice

Draft Membership Code Community Consultation April 12 2023 Membership Notice


To: Voting Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation

From: Membership Committee

Date: 2023-03-08

Re: Draft Membership Code Community Consultation

Aniin Bozhoo Henvey Inlet Membership,

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2023 HIFN Chief and Candidate Brochures

Peter Brennan Wayne McQuabbie  

2023 HIFN Councillor Candidate Brochures

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Job Postings

Ontario Works Administrator

Henvey Inlet First Nation is seeking a full-time Ontario Works Administrator to join our Administration. The Ontario Works Administrator reports to the Director of Finance/Administration and is responsible for the financial management and administration of the Social Assistance Program to ensure effective, efficient and accurate operations in accordance with the Ontario Works (OW) directives and current legislation. The Ontario Works Administrator is also responsible for assessing eligibility requirements of applicants seeking assistance based on the Ontario Works Act. This position requires exceptional organizational and interpersonal communication skills.

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Community Access Worker

Henvey Inlet First Nation is currently seeking a full-time Community Access Worker to join our Administration. The Community Access Worker reports to the Band Representative Lead and is responsible for facilitating and supervising access visits for families with children in care. This position requires strong observational and analytical skills and exceptional interpersonal communication skills.

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General Carpenter

Pickerel Contracting Ltd. is currently seeking a full-time General Carpenter to join our team. The General Carpenter reports to the Site Supervisor and is responsible for assisting with construction and maintaining residences and buildings. The General Carpenter will also assist with building, restoring and/or installing of structural woodwork and related materials of active projects. This position requires excellent physical stamina and a strong work ethic.

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Health News

Notice for Off-Reserve Members 

re: medical transportation

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CLICK HERE to read this notice.

Non-Insured health benefits – Program Updates

Non Insured Health Benefits has monthly updates and are posted to their website. Please click the following link to see the monthly updates and changes. https://www.sac-isc.gc.ca/eng/1578079214611/1578079236012

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Medical Van Schedule

For the clients who utilize the Medical Transportation Vehicle, this is a reminder that your appointments are to be booked for 10:00 am at the earliest and 2:30 pm the latest for either Sudbury, Parry Sound or Britt appointments!!!

Appointments will not be added unless between these times!!

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