About Ontario region
Ontario region serves the largest on-reserve status and overall status populations in Canada. The region operates 6 offices, 6 federal schools, 21 nursing stations and 11 health centres.
The region works closely with First Nations, 5 funded Ontario Indigenous Representative Organizations, 16 tribal councils, the Government of Ontario, and regional partners in the funding and delivery of essential programs.
The region supports Indigenous peoples in making improvements to community infrastructure, land and economic development and assuming control of service delivery through self-determination, and continues to work to improve access to high-quality services and the well-being of communities across Ontario.