Dehcho First Nations

The Dehcho First Nations represents 10 First Nations and two Métis Locals. The primary objective of the DFN is to regain independence as a self-governing nation of people based on values, customs and traditions. The philosophy, desires and ideals of the DFN are intended to set the stage for future generations to benefit from the wealth and health of DFN people and Lands.

Click here for more information about current negotiations regarding the Deh Cho Land, Resources, and Self-Government Agreement.
 

Deh Cho Communities

Languages

Dene Zhatie, Chipewyan, Michif, English.

Leadership

Chief Joachim Bonnetrouge

Deh Gah Got’ie First Nation

PO Box 200
Fort Providence, NT X0E 0L0
Phone: 
(867) 699-7000
Fax: 
(867) 699-3134

President Clifford McLeod

Fort Providence Métis Nation

PO Box 319, Lot 32 North
Fort Providence, NT X0E 0L0
Phone: 
(867) 699-4320
Fax: 
(867) 699-4319

President Daniel Peterson

Fort Simpson Métis Nation

PO Box 408
Fort Simpson, NT X0E 0N0
Phone: 
(867) 695-2431
Fax: 
(867) 695-2040

Chief Gladys Norwegian

Jean Marie River First Nation

General Delivery
Jean Marie River, NT X0E 0N0
Phone: 
(867) 809-2000
Fax: 
(867) 809-2002

Chief Lloyd Chicot

Ka'a'gee Tu First Nation

PO Box 4428
Hay River, NT X0E 1G3
Phone: 
(867) 825-2000
Fax: 
(867) 825-2002

Chief Peter Marcellais

Nahanni Butte Dene Band

General Delivery
Nahanni Butte, NT X0E 0N0
Phone: 
(867) 602-2900
Fax: 
(867) 602-2910

Chief David Moses

Pehdzeh Ki First Nation

General Delivery
Wrigley, NT X0E 1E0
Phone: 
(867) 581-3321
Fax: 
(867) 581-3229

Chief Dolphus Jumbo

Sambaa K’e Dene Band

PO Box 10
Trout Lake, NT X0E 1Z0
Phone: 
(867) 206-2800
Fax: 
(867) 206-2828

Chief Becky Cayen

West Point First Nation

1-47031 Mackenzie Highway
Hay River, NT X0E 0R9
Phone: 
(867) 874-6677
Fax: 
(867) 874-2486

Chief Gerald Antoine

Łíídlıı Kų́é First Nation

PO box 469
Fort Simpson, NT X0E 0N0
Phone: 
(867) 695-3131
Fax: 
(867) 695-2665

Contact Information

Grand Chief Gladys Norwegian
PO Box 89
Ft. Simpson, NT X0E 0N0
Phone: 
(867) 695-2355
Fax: 
(867) 695-2038