Friday, June 13, 2014

On June 13, 25 years after Nuu-chah-nulth Nations signed a declaration publicly recognizing the right of Nuu-chah-nulth women to live lives free of violence, leaders in B.C. today officially committed to...

Friday, June 13, 2014

The Strength of the Indian Nation Is In Their Women,

No Nation Is a Nation Unless There Are Women to Bear the Children of the Future”


Thursday, June 12, 2014

Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council receptionist Cathy Watts has stepped out of her traditional culture zone to make a statement for health and fitness.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

An Open Letter to the Assembly of First Nations:

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

The appeal of the decision to dismiss Hupacasath First Nation’s demand for consultation on the Canada/China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (CC-FIPA) was heard June 10 in Vancouver.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council has taken time to review the compelling study on the rights of Indigenous people and their challenged relationship with Canada’s governments, released by United Nations...

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

The students of Kyuquot Elementary Secondary School (KESS) hosted a five-hour potlatch that would serve to not only help them learn about potlatch ceremonies, but also teach the guests about Nuu-chah-nulth...

Monday, June 2, 2014

The Nuu-chah-nulth Economic Development Corporation bid a fond farewell to long-time employee Peggy Hartman at her May 30 retirement dinner.

Hartman has worked for NEDC more than 18 years, starting...

Monday, June 2, 2014

It was a beautiful day May 31 for the Ditidaht Community School’s 10th anniversary celebration.

The school and community pulled together to organize a luncheon, inviting former students and teachers...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

When you’re trying to provide health care for your community’s most marginalized people, there’s only a narrow window of opportunity, according to Tania Dick.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Thomas Mulcair, leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada, said it’s not fair that B.C. has not been provided its fair share of funding under the Enhanced Prevention Focused Approach,a federal child...

Monday, May 26, 2014

Rugby Canada star Phil Mack and his Vancouver Island Thunder youth organization held a skills camp for Nuu-chah-nulth youth on May 24 at the Port Alberni Black Sheep facility.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Budding basketball star Memphis Dick is looking forward to her next big challenge when she takes to the court with Team BC in Kelowna on May 23 and May 24.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

For Sonia Somerville, it was hockey that led to her role as a nurse with the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Nursing Department.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

The Federal Court of Appeal will hear arguments regarding the Hupacasath First Nation v.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Linda Gomez-Seitcher has taken over as Program Coordinator for Enhanced Service Delivery and the First Nations Job Fund within the NTC Health Promotion & Social Development Department and the Nuu-chah-...

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

As a community health nurse in the remote community of Ahousaht, Karyn Bernard has to draw on an extensive collection of skills. When the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council offered her the job five years ago, it...

Monday, May 12, 2014

After Jackelyn Seitcher graduated from high school in Ucluelet in 2002, she worked seasonally at the local fish plant for a couple of years. That was enough to convince her that she needed post-secondary...

Monday, May 12, 2014

When Randy Ginger had to make a career switch, he banked on a host of administrative skills he didn't even know he had.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Delivering health care services to Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations, many of which are based in remote villages, can be a daunting task. Just ask Robert Cluett, program coordinator for Non-Insured Health...

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

They’ve only been paddling for three years now, but the young people of Ditidaht Nation are dominating in canoe competition.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

A young Tseshaht woman has won an award at the Cowichan Aboriginal International Film Festival for a documentary film about aboriginal teen parenting.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Matilda Atleo is quick to tell you she is not a nurse, but her job is to help people in the Nuu-chah-nulth Nations stay healthy and, if they are already sick, to help them manage their illnesses.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Victoria Watts, manager for Health Promotion and Social Development, has served as the Nuu-chah-nulth Community Engagement Hub Coordinator as part of her position for the past four years, and she is now...

Friday, May 2, 2014

It is with shock and sadness that we receive word that A-in-chut, National Chief Shawn Atleo, has resigned from his position with the Assembly of First Nations. We at the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council are...