The Friendship Centre movement is built on community support, trust, strong leadership, tradition and faith and is mandated to improve the quality of life for Indigenous people throughout Canada.
Located at 551 Chatham St, in Victoria BC, the BCAAFC is the umbrella association for 25 Friendship Centres throughout the Province of British Columbia. Friendship Centres provide services to Indigenous people living in urban settings.
The BCAAFC has an over-riding philosophy and as a registered Society within the Province of BC, our constitution reads:
"The purposes of the BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres are: