DFN Election 2024

Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w First Nation


Our community in Ukwanalis Village is based alongside the Gwa’yi (Kingcome) River on the mainland in a glacier fed river valley, surrounded by tall mountains, across from the Northern tip of Vancouver Island.
Find out more about the Musgamagw Dzawada'enuxw First Nation and the Region by following the link below.

More About Kingcome

Community Resources & Information

  • News

    News from Kingcome & Indigenous news updates.
    You can also find information on how to order logs
    for cultural purposes.

  • Media

    View our Photo & Video gallery. New Audio section
    coming soon!

  • Finance

    Contact details for Finance Administration, Links to
    view current and previous DFN financial audit results.

  • Health & Social Developement

    Contact details for Nurses, Support workers and
    Health & Social Development Administration,
    health centre opening hours.

  • Lilawagila School

    Contact information for Lilawagila school: Little Wolf,
    Primary and Intermediate Classes, also School Administration.
    See link below for Post Secondary Education.

  • Post-Secondary Education

  • Emergency Management

    DFN Emergency Management Team primary contact
    details & useful links section.

  • DFN Administration

    DFN Administration office contact details for:
    DFN Administrator & Administrative Assistant,
    Hydro O&M and Village O&M.

  • Lands Marine & Resources

    Contact details for Forestry/Referrals Officer &
    Lands Marine & resources Coordinator.

DFN Administration

Melissa Willie

Council Chair

Dawn Nicolson

Band Administrator

Leslie Dawson

Village O&M

Robin Dawson

Capital Projects Manager

Salvatore Raniolo

School Manager

Pamela Dawson

Finance Administrator

Charlene Dawson

Health & Social Development Director

Midori Nicolson

 DFN Referrals