News & News Releases

Henvey Inlet First Nation News and News Releases





An open meeting of Council will be convened in the Library at the Fire Hall on French River Reserve No. 13 at 6pm on Monday March 02, 2020

For full details on the open Council Meeting please CLICK HERE!

March's Newsletter is available

CLICK HERE! to read about upcoming community events and information.

Events Calendar

Check out the Community Events Calendar for events taking place in our community.

Pickerel River Trailer Park Tenants / Lessees

May 12, 2020

Due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic Henvey Inlet First Nation Trailer Park is closed for the season until further notice, Year-round lessees that reside on first nation land only.

No access will be granted to the trailer park by road or boat. No fees will be charged to tenants for the 2020 season.

If you have already paid for the 2020 season you can call for a refund or it can be added for the 2021 season.

We urge our trailer park tenants to please call or e-mail up to date mailing addresses to.
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We are sorry for the inconvenience this has caused, we need to keep our community and membership safe, we look forward to seeing our trailer park tenants next season.

CLICK HERE for the .pdf notice from Chief McQuabbie

7th COVID 19 UPDATE - April 30, 2020

To the Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation

Each week, there's always something new to discuss with respect to the pandemic of COVID 19. We are constantly updated by security, and contacted by Band Members about concerns they want dealt with.

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6th COVID 19 UPDATE - April 21, 2020

At our recent Emergency Council Meeting the latest COVID 19 statistical information was discussed and reports of our efforts to prevent the spread of this virus reevaluated. We realize that we are amid a season of traditional fishing activity, and with the warm weather sometimes upon us, we all want to get out and about. The following new directives were arrived upon.

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4th COVID 19 UPDATE, April 9, 2020

To the Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation

It’s clear that the global COVID 19 pandemic does not discriminate and is a threat to everyone and is considered a matter of life and death. As your leaders, we take this very seriously, we meet every week to discuss, review and implement directives to provide for your health and safety.

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Effective March 20, 2020

Due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic, Henvey Inlet First Nation Administration officeDay Care, and Health Centre will be closed effective March 20, 2020, Until April 13, 2020 or until further notice.

Henvey Inlet Gas Bar will be open to community members on scheduled dates only.
(Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 am - 1 :00 pm) - Closed to the public.

All community programming and events are cancelled until further notice.

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To our Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation - 3rd COVID 19 UPDATE - March 26, 2020

Chief and Council in consultation with Henvey Inlet Health Centre staff, have been following the global impact that this novel virus is having worldwide with new confirmed cases of COVID 19 every day. I cannot stress the importance of taking this more seriously by everyone. This virus that was previously linked to travel is now considered as being transmitted by Community Spread.

Countries are closing their borders, issuing states of emergencies worldwide, and our fellow First Nation communities are now restricting access to their communities in order to prevent the spread of this virus. Henvey Inlet First Nation and our members must play our part in slowing the spread of this virus.

Today, members of Council unanimously agreed that we must also consider further steps to protect our Members of Henvey Inlet First Nation against the threat of the COVID 19 pandemic.

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