First Peoples Development Inc. will be holding a Survey Event in Winnipeg from March 2 and 3, 2023. They are hoping that many Urban band members will come out and fill out an Indigenous Labour Market Initiative (ILMI) survey.

Where: Canad Inns Garden City located at 2100 McPhillips Street in Winnipeg, Manitoba

When: 10 am to 6 pm on March 2, 2023, and 9 am to 12 noon on March 3, 2023

***Cash incentives will be given out for completing the survey.***


If you would like to volunteer to help at this event, please contact your Chief & Council. Volunteers would be needed from March 1-3, 2023. March 1 is a training day.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact:

Leonard Smith, Data Processing Coordinator, by phone at 204-979-2804 or via email at [email protected].

Service Canada will be set up at this survey event to give general information and assistance with their various services:

  • Social Insurance Number (SIN)
  • Employment Insurance
  • Canada Pension Plan
  • Old Age Security
  • Canada Education Savings Grant
  • Apprenticeship Grants
  • Passport Applications (General Questions Only)
  • Canada Learning Bond
  • Other Government of Canada Programs & Services

Now is the time to receive a Social Insurance Number (SIN) for your child! You can sign your child up for a SIN for free at this event.

You will need:

  • The SIN of the child’s parent or guardian or original documents and Photo ID
  • Child’s primary document (original Birth Certificate, a Certificate of Canadian Citizenship, or a Permanent Resident Card)