Welcome to the Munsee Delaware Nation's website! We hope you enjoy your stay, whether it's to explore our rich history, or find out how to access our various programs and services, our website has something for everyone.

You will find our community on the northern shore of the Thames River, about 25 kilometers southwest of London, Ontario. Our community currently covers 1054 hectares, measuring roughly 3 square kilometers; however we are making progress on a land claim which will help us secure additional territories. The Munsee Delaware Nation has a registered population of 615 people today, with 180 people living in the community. Read more.

Frequently Asked Questions: 

 

1. Who are the Munsee Delaware people?

The Munsee Delaware Nation is part of the whole Delaware Nation, or Lenni Lenape, which is what we call ourselves. Our ancestral homeland is some 800 kilometres to the south of our current location, along the Delaware and Hudson Rivers, including what is known as present day New York City.

For more information, see Munsee Delaware History.

2. Where is the Munsee Delaware Nation located?

The Munsee Delaware Nation is located about 25 kilometres southwest of London, Ontario, Canada, along the northern shore of the Thames River. 

The following link includes a map of our community. 

3. How do I contact the Munsee Delaware Nation Administration Office?

Call us at (519)289-5396

4. Who is Chief of the Munsee Delaware Nation?

Roger Thomas is the current Chief of the Munsee Delaware Nation. 

5. Where is the Munsee Delaware Nation from originally?

The ancestral homeland of the Munsee Delaware Nation is along the Delaware and Hudson Rivers, in what is now present day New York City. The following link includes more on the Munsee Delaware History.

6. How do I apply for band membership with the Munsee Delaware Nation?

 The Munsee Delaware Nation Administration Office issues Certificate of Indian Status cards. For more information, go to our Band Cards & Membership section of our website.

7. How do I apply for Indian Status for myself or my child?

The Munsee Delaware Nation Administration can assist you with your application for Indian Status for yourself or your child. The following link has more information.

8. How do I apply for housing assistance on reserve?

The Munsee Delaware Nation administers various housing programs for members. The following link has more information for people seeking housing assistance. 

9. What employment assistance supports are available for band members?

The Munsee Delaware Nation provides employment services for members, ranging from job postings to help writing a resume. The following link has more information on employment assistance.

10. What businesses does the Munsee Delaware Nation operate?

The Munsee Delaware Nation operates the Munsee Tree Corporation.

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