Indigenous

Off-Nation Housing

Programs and support services for Indigenous Peoples who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Indigenous Housing Initiatives List

Search our database of housingoptions for Indigenous women, families with children, elders, youth at risk of homelessness, individuals and more.

Progressive Aboriginal Relations

Recognition for relationships with Indigenous housing providers and First Nations, and for initiatives and programs that support Indigenous peoples throughout the province.

Indigenous Projects

Projects supporting Indigenous communities and people across British Columbia.

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Carpentry Program - Nuxalk Nation, Bella Coola

Building durable homes and jobs in Bella Coola’s Nuxalk Nation began when the community started a construction training program and a Nation-owned construction company. Today, the Nuxalk Construction company provides 53 jobs to Nation members.

Nanaimo Aboriginal Centre

The Nanaimo Aboriginal Centre serves the urban Indigenous community in Nanaimo/Ladysmith on Vancouver Island. Executive Director, Chris Beaton, is making a difference with his bold vision of providing safe, secure housing to members of the community.

Yale First Nation

In 2017, the Yale First Nation constructed the first ever Passive House built on a reserve in Canada. Now, two buildings with a total of ten units are housing people within their own community.

Indigenous Partnerships

BC Housing and Indigenous housing providers partner to address the need for appropriate Indigenous social housing through a range of housing options.