Henvey Inlet First Nation

Henvey Inlet First Nation Contact List

Band Office 

Phone: 705-857-2331
Fax: 705-857-3021
Address: 295 Pickerel River Road, Pickerel, Ontario, P0G 1J0 
Hours of Operation: Mon - Thurs. 8:30am - 4:30pm. Closed Noon Fri.

Health Centre

Phone: 705-857-1221
Fax: 705-857-0730
Address: 354A Pickerel River Road, Pickerel, Ontario, P0G 1J0 
Hours of Operation: Mon - Thurs. 8:30am - 4:30pm. Closed Noon Fri.


Phone: 705-857-0957
Fax: 705-857-1369
Address: 354B Pickerel River Road, Pickerel, Ontario, P0G 1J0 
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri. 8:30am - 4:30pm. 

Chief & Council

Chief M. Wayne McQuabbie
Email Chief McQuabbie 

Councillor Lionel Fox
Email Councillor Fox 

Councillor Patrick Brennan
Email Councillor Brennan

Councillor Brenda Contin
Email Councillor Contin

Councillor Maureen Kagagins
Email Councillor Kagagins

Councillor Tony Solomon
Email Tony

Councillor Carl Ashawasagai

Henvey Inlet First Nation Employees

Liaison Officer/Chief
M. Wayne McQuabbie
Email Wayne

Director of Finance/Administration
Millie Pawis
Email Millie
705-857-2331 Ext. 224

Financial Administrator
Doris Contin
Email Doris 
705-857-2331 Ext. 227 

Financial Administrator Assistant
Megan Bradley
705-857-2331 Ext. 225

Administrative Assistant
Rachel Kagagins
Email Rachel

Maintenance Worker
Alex Periera

Economic Development (EDO)
Judy Contin
Email Judy 
705-857-2331 Ext. 228 

Ontario Works Administrator
Dorothy Contin
Email Dorothy
705-857-2331 Ext. 222

Genevieve Solomon
Email Genevieve
705-857-2331 Ext. 229

Executive Assistant
Carla Noganosh
Email Carla
705-857-2331 Ext. 232

Heidi Kimberly
Email Heidi
705-857-2331 Ext. 223

Human Resources
Samantha Bradley
Email Samantha
705-857-2331 Ext. 230

Health Center

Director of Health
Edward Panamick Sr.
Email Edward
705-857-1221 Ext. 223

Louise Ashawasegai
Email Louise
705-857-1221 Ext. 228

Luana McQuabbie
Email Luana
705-857-1221 Ext. 227

Health Centre Receptionist
Darcy Ashawasegai
Email Darcy
705-857-1221 Ext. 221

Kerri Campbell
Email Kerrie
705-857-1221 Ext. 225

Community Health Educator
Kara Harkness
Email Kara 
705-857-1221 Ext. 222

Medical Van Driver/Membership Clerk
Debbie Newton
Email Debbie
705-857-1221 Ext. 224

Community Health Nurse (CHN)
Brenda Contin
Email Brenda
705-857-1221 Ext. 226

Lands Office

Land Code Manager
Sherry Contin
Email Sherry 

Land Code Assistant
Amanda Barbe
Email Amanda

Water Treatment Plant

Water Treatment Operator
Jason Fox 
Email Jason


Daycare Supervisor
Erin McQuabbie

Daycare Assistant


Debbie Fox
Email Debbie





July 2022 Newsletter is now posted!

Please click here to read the newsletter

Gas Bar - Open daily to serve the Community & Public

Monday to Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. & Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Masks required!

Henvey Inlet First Nation Trailer Park

Trailer Park is now open & Closing Day is October 10, 2022

HIFN Wind Farm Legacy Trust Notice
CLICK HERE to view notice

HIFN Lands Office Notice
A moratorium has been put in place on any recreational lot allocation requests until further notice. If you have any questions, please contact the Lands Office.

CLICK HERE to view notice

2022 Treaty Annuity Payments

Treaty Annuity Payment Date is Tuesday, August 16, 2022, between the hours of 11:30am to 2:30pm located at Health Centre Program Trailer

Please see flyer for specific details on what to bring.

CLICK HERE to view flyer


HIFN Community Researcher Needs Community Input

Doreen Mckenzie has been hired as the Community Researcher for Henvey Inlet First Nation to create a Community Profile Booklet, She is requesting help from the Community, in regards to any and all information you may know regarding the history of the first families that lived here on French River #13- (Cantin Island) and Bekanon Reserve #2.

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Membership Code Meeting 

In person: At the Firehall


Time: Jul 22, 2022 9:00 AM Eastern Time 

In person: At the Firehall

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"Rescheduled" Community Engagement Session

The Engagement Session is rescheduled to:

Friday July 22, 2022 @ 9:00am to 12noon, Lunch to be provided!

The Membership Code Working Group is holding a Community Engagement Session to review the results of the Online Survey.

CLICK HERE to view flyer.

Job Postings

Band Representatives (3 Positions)

Henvey Inlet First Nation is seeking Three full-time Band Representatives to join our Administration. The Band Representative reports to the Band Representative Lead and is responsible to represent and advocate for Henvey Inlet First Nation members that are involved with any child welfare agencies throughout Canada. This position requires exceptional interpersonal communication skills and strong organization skills

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Home Maintenance Worker


Henvey Inlet First Nation is currently seeking a temporary full-time Home Maintenance Worker to join our Administration for a short-term contract up to 26 weeks. The Home Maintenance Assistant reports to the Community Health Nurse and is responsible for providing primarily exterior home maintenance and minor home repairs for eligible clients in the community.

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Maintenance Assistant- Maternity Leave Contract


Henvey Inlet First Nation is currently seeking a full-time Maintenance Assistant to join our Administration for a 3-month maternity leave contract. The Maintenance Assistant reports to the Maintenance Supervisor and is responsible for the maintenance of all current and future band-owned buildings and grounds

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Health News

Notice for Off-Reserve Members 

re: medical transportation

Non Insured Health Benefits image

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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