Aboriginal Family Connections Program - West Kootenay Boundary

Offers support and counselling for Aboriginal Families in the West Kootenay and Boundary region.

Works in collaboration with MCFD to offer assistance with locating extended family members of Aboriginal children and youth entering the foster care system, as well as, providing cultural connections for Aboriginal children and youth in care of MCFD.

Works with Aboriginal families and youth in care to develop Cultural Life Books and supports placements of Aboriginal children and youth in care of their families.

Also offers advocacy, support and referrals to other local services. 

Address / Contact Info

Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS) Main Office
1801 Connors Road Castlegar, BCV1N 3N9
Program Coordinator : Jessica Macleod

Phone Numbers

Jessica MacLeod, Program Coordinator: (250) 304-3679
Kris Salikin, Executive Director: (250) 231-4968

Web Links

Service Details

Program fee notesFree

Location Map

This program was last updated on: 20 May 2021.