Neyaskweyahk Employment
Program (NEP)

Phone:
(780) 585-2101

Fax:
(780) 585-2120

Program is currently on hold until further notice

Vision Statement:

Neyaskweyahk Employment Program will help to empower Ermineskin Tribal Members Through by example. To guide, to a positive change within themselves and the community.

Goals & Objectives:

  • Stephanie Littlechild ext#23
  • Effective Management of the Neyaskweyahk Employment Program
  • Prepare participants for the Workforce
  • Appropriate Wages & Compensation.
  • Increased Support for N.E.P. through partnership

NEP SERVICES PROVIDED:

  • Employment for Permanent and 910 contracted staff.
  • Provide seasonal temporary employment.
  • Assist the disabled and elderly band members.
  • Wake work.
  • Memorial services.
  • Harvest Teepee poles for Ermineskin Annual Powwow.
  • Cut wood, General Hauling, Lawn services.
  • Carpentry Sales/services. – Sheds, Outhouses, Doghouses, Lean-to shelters.
  • Work with Fine Option and Summer Student Programs.
  • Artesian & Wood craftsmanship projects.

In Kind Community Contributions:

We offer many services to the band membership thru in kind community contributions. We offer three free services to Elders- lawn cut, split wood delivery, a general haul. And the disabled are assisted thru Home care, but we assist them when Sheldon SB is getting behind in requests.
Also we pick up dog & cat food in St. Albert Spruce Grove, Edmonton and Calgary Alberta and distribute to Ermineskin Band Members who can’t afford it, free of charge.