Welcome to All Métis, First Nation and Inuit
For further information, call the Head Office at 506-356-7596
What to Bring:
Traditional law applies: No Drugs, alcohol or mind changers. Please
come have a great time and bring a clear heart. This is a reuniting of
Anyone attending the gathering is entering the grounds at their own
risk. The owners of the property will not be held responsible for ANY
personal or property damage.
CMC DISCUSSION FORUM
The CMC is pleased to inform you of our new discussion Forum. This
Forum is an email list dedicated to its membership. Members are
welcome to discuss the direction you would like to see the CMC head, to meet other members and many other
topics. The list is owned and managed by CMC members and is not
open to the public.
Link for further info:
Link to subscribe via email:
CREDIT COURSES THROUGH DISTANCE EDUCATION
Through an articulation agreement with
Mohawk College, the Canadian Metis Council is pleased to be able
to promote over 800 distance education credit and non-credit courses
through Mohawk College and Ontario Learn to CMC members.
offers many courses, certificates and diplomas through distance
education. Some courses are still print-based, but the majority
of courses are available online.
To see the entire
part-time studies menu of courses, please go to the Mohawk College
Continuing Education calendar at http://cecat.mohawkcollege.ca
begin every January, April and September.
To view the
diastance education offerings, please direct your inquiries to
Here, you will be able to contact distance education staff and also
see course descriptions, costs, and registration information for
distance education courses.
is a consortium of 22 colleges within Ontario that offer a wide
variety of online courses. Mohawk College is a partner in this initiative.
To see the complete inventory of all college, OntarioLearn courses,
please visit http://ontariolearn.com
There are ovr 800 courses from which to choose.
If you have
any questions about specific programs or courses offered through
distance education, please call (905) 575-2703 or send an email
CMC office at RobertsMetis@aol.com
by email for funding information concerning specific courses.
CANADA PENSION PLAN and OLD AGE SECURITY PROGRAMS
The Government of Canada has released updated information on the
Canada Pension Plan (CPP) and Old Age Security (OAS) programs. Of
particular interest is information on the Guaranteed Income Supplement
and Child Rearing Drop-out Provision, under the Canada Pension Plan.
The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that it provides
the necessary support for seniors, in particular those with lower
income who are the most vulnerable, persons with disabilities, aboriginals,
and people who speak neither of Canada's two official languages.
The government has asked the Canadian Metis Council to distribute
information to its members. Brochures can be obtained through the
registry office at 2395
Route 385 Blue Mountain Bend, New Brunswick, E7G 3K6
phone 506-356-7596 to have information mailed.
also be obtained through the government website at www.sdc.gc.ca
ONTARIO METIS VETERANS ASSOCIATION
The Ontario Metis Veterans Association is looking for veterans
who have served our country during both peacetime and wartime. The
Association has an Honour Roll of our veterans that even the Canadian
government does not have. If you are a Metis veteran, contact Harvey
Horlack, 2263 Weston Road, Apt. 202, Toronto, ON M9N 1Z5 or phone
him at (416) 242-7445. The Metis Nations Veterans Association in
the United States is also looking for Canadian aboriginal veterans.
The Association can be contacted at Metis Nations Veterans Association,
7672 Aulls Rd., Savona, NY, USA 14879, or email at email@example.com
or phone (607) 776-6776.