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






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December 2021 Newsletter is now posted!

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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


Windfarm Legacy Trust Logo Contest!

Help us create an extraordinary logo for HIFN Windfarm Legacy Trust. This logo will be the face of the Trust. Any registered Member of HIFN can apply. We strongly encourage our youth to apply, lets see your creativity! Please submit your logo to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or you can mail to address provided. Deadline for Contest is December 5, 2021. Please CLICK HERE to view flyer for more info on how and when to submit your submission.


Tuesday, 19 October 2021
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Attend in-person, by computer or by telephone

  1. In person: At the Firehall

  2. By computer: Click this live link (Control + Click) to launch Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82850396002?pwd=VDE2dlhoTEV0OExHMDR0TXowSGFvUT09 If you don’t have Zoom on your computer, the link will install it for you – just accept the installation Meeting ID: 828 5039 6002 Passcode: 801859

  3. By mobile phone: Click one of these one-tap mobile phone links + 16475580588,,82850396002#,,,,*801859# Canada + 16132093054,,82850396002#,,,,*801859# Canada No long distance charges (you may incur small data charges, depending on your mobile plan)

  4.  By direct dial telephone: Dial by your location (not toll-free): + 1 613 209 3054 Canada + 1 647 558 0588 Canada Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kcTjfgRZPl

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Proposed Cannabis Land Law Community Meeting #1

Sunday, 17 October 2021
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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Job Postings

Maintenance Assistant


Henvey Inlet First Nation is currently seeking a full-time Maintenance Assistant to join our Administration for a 10-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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Secondary School Bus Driver

Henvey Inlet First Nation is currently seeking a Secondary School Bus Driver to join our Administration for a Short Term Contract September 2021 to June 2022. The Secondary School Bus Driver reports to the Education Counsellor and is responsible for transporting students of various ages to and from their homes and respective schools in a timely and safe manner and in accordance with MTO driving regulations, Ontario Traffic Laws and safe driving practices.

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Water Treatment Operator Trainee

Henvey Inlet First Nation is seeking a Water Treatment Operator Trainee to join our Administration for a short-term contract funded by Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada from June 2021 to March 2021. The Water Treatment Operator Trainee reports to the Water Treatment Plant Operator and is responsible for learning the quality control measures that go into providing Henvey Inlet First Nation with safe, potable drinking water.

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Early Childhood Education Worker

Henvey Inlet First Nation is seeking a qualified full-time Early Childhood Education Worker to join our Administration. The ECE Worker reports to the Daycare Supervisor and is responsible for providing supervision and direct childcare to children attending the HIFN Daycare, in compliance with all regulatory standards required by federal, provincial and First Nations legislation, policies and procedures.

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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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