Amherst Island is home to many businesses and served by many more in the surrounding area.

If you would like to have your business listed in the directory, please visit the Advertise with Us page and choose your plan.


Fire Department & Emergency First Response training meetings are held on Thursday nights.

The Amherst Island Station provides fire protection & primary medical care on the Island. The Department has a full-time Chief and approximately 100 Firefighters & EFR personnel of which 14 are on the Island. The headquarters station is located on the mainland in Odessa, Ontario.

Contact Name: Chief Fred Stephenson
Phone Number: 613 386-3762

The Recreation Association coordinates municipal recreation activities for Amherst Island.

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You can have your listing shown in the directory and on the main page of the Amherst Island website. Whether you're a community organization or a business check out our advertising page for more information and the fee structure.


WI meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month.

The Amherst Island Women's Institute is one of the oldest in the federation and was formed in 1900 and currently has 24 members.

Contact Name: Jackie Sylvester
Phone Number: 613 389-1320

ISLE meetings are usually held monthly, call for dates. ISLE volunteers run fundraising activities for the Amherst Island Public School.


The Legion maintains the Cenotaph and has welcomed islanders since the closing of the Island branch a few years ago. The branch is located on County Road 4 north of Highway 33.


Come run the 2019 'Wooly Bully Races' on Sunday, August 18th on beautiful and historic Amherst Island! The 10K is the 3rd and final race of the 'Tri-Island Series' and race 11 in the Kingston Road Runners Association's 2019 race series. For more details go to