Welcome to Keewaytinook Okimakanak

Keewaytinook Okimakanak, which means Northern Chiefs in Oji-Cree, is a non-political Chiefs Council serving Deer Lake, Fort Severn, Keewaywin, McDowell Lake, North Spirit Lake and Poplar Hill First Nations. The organization is directed by the Chiefs of the member First Nations who form the Board of Directors. Through its close awareness of community needs and its team approach, the Council advises and assists its member First Nations. The Council provides services in the areas of health, education, economic development, employment assistance, legal, public works, finance and administration, and computer communications (K-Net Services). The Executive Director liaises with the six Chiefs, with the staff of the Council and with other organizations and governments.

Current Chiefs:

Chief Roy Dale Meekis, Deer Lake First Nation
Chief Joseph Crow, Fort Severn First Nation
Chief Chris Kakegamic, Keewaywin First Nation
Chief Vontane Keno, McDowell Lake First Nation
Chief Caroline Keesic, North Spirit Lake First Nation
Chief Alice Sugashie, Poplar Hill First Nation

Hamza Zakari
19 hours 5 min
Hamza Zakari
2 days 23 hours
COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAMS COORDINATOR

COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAMS COORDINATOR

Hamza Zakari
1 week 1 day
K-Health Assistant Health Director

The KO Assistant Health Director is a full-time position responsible to provide assistance to the KO Health Director for the overall management and coordination of health programs and services delivered by KO Health and to provide training and support to KO Health staff.