Read brief introductions to services and programs offered by federal and provincial governments as well as by non-profit organizations.
The following resources provide background information for Indigenous Peoples and others.
Services and Programs
- Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada—federal government department responsible for meeting the Government of Canada's obligations and commitments to First Nations, Inuit and Métis people
- Alberta Indigenous Relations—provincial ministry responsible for working with Indigenous leaders, communities, organizations and other levels of government to support the development and implementation of programs and policies that affect Indigenous peoples in Alberta
- Guiding Circles—interactive career and education planning program for Indigenous people designed to be delivered by educators and career development practitioners
- Native Counselling Services of Alberta—programs and services designed and delivered by Indigenous Peoples for Indigenous Peoples