The Media and Communications department provides the following services:

Community Engagement

• Maintaining MCFN website
• Producing newsletter/flyers.  To submit a classified ad in the current issue, please click here for classified ad form.
• Developing communications materials as required (pamphlets, presentations, advertisements etc.)
• Maintaining social media (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube)
• Development, implementation, and reporting of surveys

Relationship Building

• Building relationships with other Mississauga First Nations, Indigenous groups, municipalities, province of Ontario, and the Government of Canada.
• Building relationships with community organizations such as community foundations, churches, conservation groups, educators etc.
• Facilitating information flow between MCFN and regional organizations such as COO and the AFN.

Public Relations

• Facilitating media relations (coordinating interviews, providing information, writing and distributing press releases/statements)
• Writing speeches and correspondences
• Preparing Chief and Council for public engagements & meetings
• Ensuring Chief and Council are aware of matters of special interest
• Ensuring staff are aware of matters of special interest including funding and networking opportunities

Internal Communications

• Development and maintenance of event calendar
• Recording minutes and reporting for special meetings
• Ensuring internal communications processes are efficient

Development and Implementation of Communications Strategies for Council and all MCFN Departments

• Determining communications objectives for each department and business venture
• Developing key messaging, segmenting and targeting audiences, determining tactics
• Developing plans for implementation and evaluation of communications strategies
• Consulting with Council and departments as needed for individual projects

MCFN Branding and Quality Control

• Developing communications policy
• Developing brand guidelines
• Ensuring all outgoing communications are free of errors, professionally formatted, and adhere to the MCFN communications policy and brand guidelines

Address: 468 New Credit Road, Hagersville, ON, N0A 1H0

The latest posts from MCFN Media and Communications

Chief Laforme Address to MCFN

April 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

March 31, 2020 Chief R. Stacey Laforme provides an update to the MCFN Community avid the COVID-19 pandemic. More videos to follow, subscribe to our YouTube channel at

COVID-19 Test Results Negative

March 31st, 2020|0 Comments

PDF Version STATEMENT FROM THE MISSISSAUGAS OF THE CREDIT FIRST NATION (MCFN) ON COVID-19 March 31, 2020 On March 26, 2020, it was announced that a member of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation [...]

March 30, 2020 Update to MCFN Membership

March 31st, 2020|0 Comments

PDF Version STATEMENT FROM THE MISSISSAUGAS OF THE CREDIT FIRST NATION ON COVID-19 March 30, 2020 The Mississaugas of the First Nation (MCFN) Chief and Council and the MCFN COVID-19 Working Group are actively taking [...]