Hiawatha First Nation

Service: Administration Office and LIFE Services Centre

Description (Service) Main Administration delivers Finance, overall Administration, Education, Employment and Training, Lands, Housing, Economic Development, Core Consultation and Water Operations.  
* Registration of vital statistics including births, deaths, marriages and transfer of band members. 
* Health Services includes: Alcohol and Drug Prevention, Community Health Representative, Community Health Nurse, Social Services, Child Care Centre, Child/Youth services, Homemaking Services.  
* Hiawatha First Nation also owns the Old Railroad Stop (ORRS) has a Gas Bar, Gift Shop and Store, in addition to leasing the Restaurant.  
* Other notable interests are Serpent Mounds, Hiawatha Tent and Trailer Park, Fire Department which houses the First Response Team and Aboriginal Policing Services.
Service Details
Hours COVID19 Office hours may vary due to COVID-19. Visit website for updated information 
Office: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-2 pm 
ORRS hours: Every day from 7 am-9 pm
Dates Most areas are open year round - in some cases with the exception of Statutory Holidays
Areas Served Hiawatha First Nation
Eligibility Services are for Hiawatha First Nation members.
Application Eligibility is open to all Hiawatha First Nation membership. Contact office for more information.
Languages English ; Ojibway
Address and Location
Site Location Paudash St - north shore of Rice Lake
Located In Community Hiawatha First Nation
Address & Map
123 Paudash St
Hiawatha, ON K9J 0E6
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Intersection County Rd 2 and Hiawatha Line/County Rd 31
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-295-4421
Fax Administrative Office: 705-295-4424 
LIFE Services Centre: 705-295-7177
E-Mail info@hiawathafn.ca
Website www.hiawathafirstnation.com
Primary Contact Laurie Carr, Chief; Email: chiefcarr@hiawathafn.ca
Alternate Contact Trisha Shearer, First Nation Administrator, Hiawatha First Nation; Fax: 705-295-4424; Email: hfnadministrator@hiawathafn.ca
Primary Executive Tina Howard, Manager - Health & Social Services; Email: healthmanager@hiawathafn.ca
Mailing Address ON

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