Abegweit First Nation


First Nations are faced with a unique challenge; how do we compete and participate in the modern economy while maintaining, sustaining and - in many instances, recapturing - our Indigenous cultures, languages... READ MORE


January 15, 2019

Mi'kmaq - PEI - Canada Framework Agreement

Community Memo

From: The Abegweit and Lennox Island Chief and Councils

January 15, 2019

There will be a signing ceremony today at 2:00 pm at Founders Hall. The document being signed is the Mi'kmaq - PEI - Canada Framework Agreement. The Mi'kmaq Leadership has been actively pursuing a rights-based Framework Agreement for well over a decade to address the outstanding issues of Mi'kmaq rights and title in PEI.... READ MORE


January 11, 2019

Community Notice: We have a home inspector scheduled for Monday Jan 14 to go around to homes in all three communities to complete a report on the condition of the roofs 🏠

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Feb 23

Comprehensive Community Plan

Comprehensive Community Planning

Our Comprehensive Community Planning process was developed by community members, for community members. Our planning process started in 2016. Since this time, we have conducted community surveys, community engagement sessions, open houses and celebrations for the CCP. We wanted to know what the community envisioned for future generations. This CCP process was intended as a way to document the community needs and wishes in order to plan for the future they envisioned....READ MORE