Thunderchild First Nation

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Kapetekoos, Peeyaysee Awasis, Reserve no. 115

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Thunderchild First Nation 115 (various)

General Information

Thunderchild First Nation is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) Community located to the south-west of Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 6, which the group signed in 1879. As of 2022, Thunderchild First Nation has a registered population of 2,989.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members


Works Consulted

Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008,

Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022,