Building Family Homes. Managing Community Assets.

ACROSS CANADA, INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES ARE TAKING MEASURED STEPS toward self-governance, creating laws and authoritative agencies which embody a shared value system, while upholding an improved standard of living.

Join the 5th Annual First Nations Housing & Infrastructure Forum East to hear the latest funding announcements to eliminate boil water advisories on reserve, ensure emergency preparedness and improve asset management. Hear how communities are building authorities to govern housing, child welfare and homelessness. Network with industry leaders in energy, construction and design to identify the latest technologies to build family homes and manage community assets.

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Learn From a Distinguished Faculty of Speakers Including:

Walter Naveau

Walter Naveau

Deputy Grand Chief
Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN)

Stacey Laforme

Stacey Laforme

Chief
Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation

Dan George

Dan George

Chief of Burns Lake Band,
Chiefs Committee on Housing & Infrastructure,
BC Representative of Assembly of First Nations,
President, Housing and Infrastructure Council

2019 Highlights Include:

  • STRUCTURING an Asset Management Strategy including Operations and Maintenance
  • UNPACKING the Federal Budget Funding Allocation for Indigenous Peoples
  • IMPROVING Health and Housing for Vulnerable Members
  • DAMAGE CONTROL: Community Planning in the Age of Global Warming
  • UPDATE on a First Nations Infrastructure & Housing Authority

WHAT PAST ATTENDEES HAVE TO SAY

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“When we leave the conference, we get to bring back all the knowledge back to our community/community development.””

Office Admin, Wahgoshig First Nation

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“Very informative, it is good to know that other communities have similar cases and helping each other out and sharing”

Treasurer, Cree Nation of Chisasibi

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“Good to hear other First Nations are dealing with similar issues, and are finding solutions.”

Public Works Coordinator, AFN

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“The information shared was and will be useful. Networking, meeting others in same field helps.”

On Reserve Housing Manager, Ginew Housing Authority

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“The networking opportunities with other First Nation representatives was paramount.”

Housing Accounts Manager, Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte

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