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 Aboriginal Peoples 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.
First Citizens Fund - Friendship Centre Program
The First Citizens’ Fund also contributes to the Friendship Centre Program for Aboriginal Friendship Centres in BC. Program Directors provide culturally responsive services for Aboriginal people living in urban areas. Program Directors provide a range of cultural, social and recreational programming that strengthens Aboriginal families and communities, and empowers individuals to reach their goals.
Please refer to the BC Friendship Centres page for the location of a Friendship Centre near you.
For more information please contact the First Citizens Fund Program Administrator