About Gesgapegiag

About us

The name Gesgapegiag, “where the flow dissipates,” is the origin for the name of the Grande Cascapedia River, as well as the Petite Riviere Cascapedia.

Most of Gesgapegiag’s members reside on land set aside by the federal Government through the legislation of Lower Canada in 1853. Although no title was found in support of such an occupation, the Supreme Court, in Guerin vs The Queen (1984), confirms and defines the concept of ancestral rights.

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Emergency Contacts

If you are worried about COVID-19, have questions about it, or display symptoms such as a cough or fever, you can call:

The Gesgapegiag Community Health Services

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at (418) 759-3431

The Quebec Hotline

Available 24/7, at +1 (877) 644-4545

Employment Opportunities

Post-Secondary Student Support Program Forms

The forms can be downloaded or filled online, and emailed to the Student Services Coordinator, Courtney Jerome at postsecondary@gesgapegiag.ca. If you wish to send in your application via mail, or fax please see the addresses below.

Mail: Micmacs of Gesgapegiag Education Services, 100 Perron Blvd. Gesgapegiag, Québec, G0C1Y1
Fax: 418-759-5856, to the attention of; Courtney Jerome, Student Services

Each year there are several student employment opportunities available. Students MUST FILL OUT THE APPLICATION and PROVIDE THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS WITH YOUR  APPLICATION.

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Student Employment

Post-Secondary Education Support Program Forms

2022 Summer Student Employment

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