Community - Adults and Children

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Many Voices, One Mind

Useful Websites

View the categories below to find helpful organizations that work in these fields with links to their websites for more information.

Free Online

FirstVoices                                                                                                                                                            An online space for Indigenous communities to share and promote language, oral culture and linguistic history. Language teams work with elders to curate and upload audio recordings, dictionaries, songs and stories. https://www.firstvoices.com/home

To Purchase

Raven Reads
An Indigenous subscription box that features award-winning Indigenous content and literature direct to your door step every three months.  https://ravenreads.org/

Native Northwest                                                                                                                                            Builds everyday connections to Indigenous cultures.  https://www.nativenorthwestselect.ca/

Native Reflections                                                                                                                                                Works with different First Nations across Canada to create new materials that promote Indigenous values.  https://nativereflections.ca/

The Sto:lo Gift Shop                                                                                                          Indigenous gifts and handmade items   https://www.stologiftshop.com/

Jordan's Principle 
https://jordansprinciplehubbc.ca/

First Nations Health Authority                                                                              https://www.fnha.ca/

Indian Residential School Survivors Society
http://irsss.ca/

Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action                                                                                                              In order to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission makes 94 calls to action.                                                                                                                                                                  Calls to Action

Reclaiming Power and Place                                                                                                                                    The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls  - It delivers 231 individual Calls for Justice directed at governments, institutions, social service providers, industries and all Canadians.   Calls for Justice

MMIWG2S+ 2021 National Action Plan                                                                                                          The 2021 National Action Plan is a first step towards ending all forms of gender and race-based violence.                                                                                                                   National Action Plan

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples                                                           It establishes a universal framework of minimum standards for the survival, dignity and well-being of the indigenous peoples of the world and it elaborates on existing human rights standards and fundamental freedoms as they apply to the specific situation of indigenous peoples.                                                                                                    UNDRIP

Canada's UNDRIP Act                                                                                                                                      This Act provides a roadmap for the Government of Canada and Indigenous peoples to work together to implement the Declaration based on lasting reconciliation, healing, and cooperative relations.                                                                                        Implementing UNDRIP

In Plain Sight                                                                                                                                              Addressing Indigenous-specific Racism and Discrimination in B.C. Health Care   Summary Report

 

National Day of Truth and Reconciliation (Orange Shirt Day) - September 30th  http://www.orangeshirtday.org/  

National Indigenous Peoples Day - June 21

 


Aboriginal Head Start Association
The Aboriginal Head Start Association of British Columbia provides support to the Urban AHS sites in BC. We do this in a variety of ways.
www.ahsabc.net

Indigenous Ally Toolkit                                                                              https://reseaumtlnetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Ally_March.pdf