About the Communities
Canoe Lake cree first nation
Canoe Lake Cree First Nation is located approximately 160 kms away from its nearest urban centre, Meadow Lake, in Saskatchewan. It has over 1000 members living on reserve and approximately half of its population is children.
Clearwater river dene
Clearwater River Dene Nation is located 620kms away from Saskatoon, its largest urban centre. It currently borders La Lachoe. Due to several cases of COVID-19 existing in the community, a lockdown has been put in place. They have approximately 1000 in its community. TNA is supporting Clearwater River Dene school with 400 backpacks
La Loche, Sasksatchewan currently services a large indigenous population and shares many of the resources as Clearwater River Dene Nation. Recently they have confirmed 12 cases of COVID-19 in the community. The community has almost 3000 members, in which 89% of them speak Denesuline.