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Eighth annual NWT Anti-Poverty Roundtable

On May 5, 2022, the NWT Metis Nation participated in the eighth annual NWT Anti-Poverty Roundtable with a focus on increasing safe and affordable housing, including for underhoused residents.

This current Fiscal Year (April 2022 to March 2023) will see the NWT Métis Nation introducing our Homeownership Assistance and Home Repair Programs. These programs are designed to provide financial assistance to our Beneficiaries. Official rollout of these programs will be broadly announced once the “final preparations” on the programs are complete.

Attention is also being focused on creating a program that will allow our “Elders to age in place” which is saying “allowing our Elders to remain in their own homes.” This program will be designed to address issues faced by our Elders involving mobility, maintenance, and repair in their homes. Once this program is ready, we will make abroad announcement.

Through further funding assistance from the Government of Canada we are hoping to also make progress in addressing issues involving vulnerable populations in our communities. These discussions will be taking place in the months ahead at the community level, stay tuned for opportunities to have your input.

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Senior Fuel Subsidy Program

The Senior Fuel Subsidy is a program that helps to offset the high cost of heating fuel for indigenous Metis seniors who do not receive Government subsidies for a home

Edmonton Membership Intake

NWT Métis Nation staff will be available to assist beneficiaries in completing their application forms and obtaining membership cards in Edmonton, Alberta. If you have not yet had your photo

Scholarship Applications

Applications can be submitted via Email or dropped off at our offices in Fort Smith. Available to Registered Beneficiaries only. EmailCareers@nwtmetis.ca Drop offc/o Candice Mercredi25 Camsell Street, Fort Smith Closing

New NWTMN Executives, Term 2022-2026

As selected at the Northwest Territory Métis Nation 2022 Annual General Assembly; we are pleased to announce that the following individuals have been selected to serve the 2022-2026 term as

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