News and Events

Here you will find upcoming events and important UNSM news!

Wills & Estates: Legal Information Session (Dartmouth)

Friday, October 11, 2019


with Mi’kmaq lawyer, Tuma Young, hosted by the Union of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq.  This session is FREE of charge. Refreshments will be provided.

Please contact Kirstin Ward to register and reserve your spot now!  Click on the image below for event details and for Kirstin’s contact info.



Office closure: Labour Day

Monday, September 2, 2019

All Union of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq offices are closed on Monday, September 2, 2019, for Labour Day holiday.  We return on Tuesday, September 3, at 9:00 am for the return of regular business hours (9:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday).

Doug Brown on CBC Radio!

July 18, 2019

Executive Director Doug Brown spoke with CBC’s Information Morning about our recent name change.  You can listen to the full interview (and more) at the following link:

Summer Vacation

July 25-August 14, 2019

All Union of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq offices will close at 12:00 pm noon on Thursday, July 25, and remain closed for annual summer vacation until Wednesday, August 14, 2019.  Our offices reopen on Thursday, August 15, at 8:30 am.

Way of the Warrior

July 9-10, 2019

Join the UNSI Mental Wellness Team on July 9 and 10, starting at 5:30 pm, for Way of the Warrior program.  The two-evening session will share methods on how to help manage stress, anxiety and depression using mindfulness techniques.  Psychotherapist Todd Vassallo is your instructor.  Click on the image below to view the full-size flyer!

Membertou Mawio’miokuom Society is located at 113-A Membertou Street, next to the Wallace Bernard Memorial Seniors Centre.  Dinner will be served and door prizes will be available.


Click here to view the full-size flyer!

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