Member Services

Strengthening our Friendship Centres

There are 25 Friendship Centres in BC– each one unique to the community it serves. The BCAAFC is honoured to celebrate the achievements of each centre under the overarching vision that unites them all: a vibrant society that supports the health, wellness and prosperity of Indigenous people.

How can we help your Friendship Centre?
Urban Programming for Indigenous Peoples (UPIP)
Project based funding under six streams: Community Wellness; Vulnerable Populations; Outreach; Transition Services; Youth; Women.
Community Gaming Grants
Grants for annual programming under six streams: Arts and Culture; Sports; Environment; Human and Social Services; Public Safety; Parent Advisory Committees.
Provincial Funding
Funding available to improve the quality of resources at each Friendship Centre through system and infrastructure upgrades and human resource development.