The Canadian government has many education programs and funding available to Aboriginal people. If you are interested in continuing education or starting a new business and are of Aboriginal descent, click on the programs listed below.
Educational Programs and Government Links
Other Helpful Resources
If you are in distress or are worried about someone in distress who may hurt themselves, call 24 hours a day to connect to a BC crisis line.
KUU-US Crisis Line Society
Toll-free: 1-800-588-8717 – Youth Line: 250-723-2040 – Adult Line: 250-723-4050
First Nations and Aboriginal specific 24/7 crisis line based in Port Alberni and serving the entire province.
Native Youth Crisis Hotline 1-877-209-1266
Answered by staff 24/7. Available throughout Canada and US.