Supporting Elders

Elders play an important part in the Friendship Centre movement. They educate the young on the ways of the past thus ensuring that traditions and culture are not lost.


Annual Honour Our Elders Award The Honouring Our Elders award was created to recognize the amazing Elders in Friendship Centre communities throughout BC. Read more...
Elders and Youth Workshop BCAAFC Elders Council and Youth Leaders facilitate workshops that promote dialogue between Elders and Youth.Read more....

Elders Programming and Events

Sharing cultural knowledge and building relationships

Elders Transportation Program

First Citizens Fund support for travel costs to the annual Elders Gathering.

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Honouring our Elders

Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention

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Elders Gathering

41st Annual BC Elders Gathering, Campbell River, July, 2017.

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Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2017 - a day to support ending abuse against Elders in our society

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