News & Events

Here you will find upcoming events and important UNSI news!

Legal Aid Outreach in Membertou

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

The first in what will be a series of information sessions for anyone who may have questions about … federal Indian Day School class action, child custody and access, spousal support, etc.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Mawio’miokuom Society (113-A Membertou St.)

Presented by Union of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq’s Capacity Development and Eastern Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Mental Wellness departments, Membertou, and Legal Aid Nova Scotia.  Click on the image below to see the full-sized ad.




UNSI Summer Hours

June to August, 2019

UNSI’s summer hours begin on Monday, June 17, and end on Friday, August 30, 2019.

Summer hours are as follows:  Monday to Thursday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (with one-hour lunch break); Friday, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm noon.

UNSI office closure: June 21

June 21, 2018

All UNSI offices will close early on Thursday, June 20, at 12:00 pm noon, and remain closed on Friday, June 21, for National Indigenous Peoples Day holiday.  We reopen on Monday, June 17, at 8:30 am (summer hours).

FNLED survey participation prizes!

June 2019

In participating with the First Nations Labour and Employment Development (FNLED) survey, your name is entered into a draw for some great prizes!  What prizes can you win?  Click HERE to find out!

Upcoming Mental Wellness sessions

May-June 2019

Click on the following links to view the flyer for upcoming sessions for the Eastern Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Mental Wellness Team!

Basket making in Paqtnkek:  Friday, May 31.   This session is FULL!

Empowering Parents in Membertou:  Monday, June 10, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

Options to Anger in Paqtnkek:  June 5, 12, 19, 26, and July 3.  All sessions are from 3:30 – 5:30 pm on Wednesdays.

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