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Congratulations to Pauline Gregg

Congratulations to Pauline Gregg

June 30, 2020

Today, we acknowledge and congratulate Pauline Gregg on her 20 years of service for Carrier Sekani Family Services. Read More


What's Ahead for CSFS amidst COVID-19?

What's Ahead for CSFS amidst COVID-19?

June 29, 2020

An update on how CSFS plans to return to face-to-face services as the province continues to re-open. Read More


The 2020 May/June Goozih Dust'lus Newsletter is Ready for Download!

The 2020 May/June Goozih Dust'lus Newsletter is Ready for Download!

June 26, 2020

Read about what CSFS has been up to during the COVID-19 pandemic, such as spreading positive vibes on social media with a virtual talent show, Community Kitchen, Story Time, and more. CSFS also stood together with Black Lives Matter, a new Foundry Centre is opening in Burns Lake, and more, all of which you can read in this issue of the Goozih Dust'lus newsletter! Read More


What Indigenous Peoples Day Means to Us

What Indigenous Peoples Day Means to Us

June 21, 2020

National Indigenous Peoples Day is a day to reflect on what it means to be Indigenous: our culture, identity, and traditions. It's also a day to share what it means to be Indigenous with the rest of Canada. Here at CSFS, we have written personal letters on what Indigenous Peoples Day means to us as an Indigenous organization. We reflect on the work we do, how it affects us, and the impact we have on the Nations we serve. Read our personal letters here! Read More


Virtual Scavenger Hunt!

Virtual Scavenger Hunt!

June 18, 2020

The Directors Forum is celebrating the diversity and talents of Indigenous children and youth in care throughout BC during Children and Youth In Care Week.  Read More


CSFS and Foundry a Perfect Match

CSFS and Foundry a Perfect Match

June 15, 2020

Carrier Sekani Family Services (CSFS) is proud to announce that a Foundry Youth Centre is coming to Burns Lake.  Read More


CSFS Stands in Unity with Black Lives Matter Movement

CSFS Stands in Unity with Black Lives Matter Movement

June 3, 2020

Carrier Sekani Family Services stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, following the death of George Floyd while in the custody of police in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It is time to support our allies and a time to reflect on the lives of the CSFS Nations we serve in Northern B.C.  Read More


Letter From: Mary Teegee (Maaxw Gibuu)  MBA, Takla Nation, Chair of the First Nation Directors Forum

Letter From: Mary Teegee (Maaxw Gibuu) MBA, Takla Nation, Chair of the First Nation Directors Forum

June 2, 2020

This week we come together to celebrate you, to hold you up! Read More


SHARED Information in regards to What to Expect Returning Back School

SHARED Information in regards to What to Expect Returning Back School

May 29, 2020

What to expect with the return of public school in BC starting June 1.  Read More


Comparisons Between Historical Pandemics and COVID-19

Comparisons Between Historical Pandemics and COVID-19

May 15, 2020

Researcher Sandra Isaac draws comparisons between historical pandemics and their impacts on indigenous communities, and what could be if COVID-19 takes over now. Read her report here! Read More


What to Binge During Isolation

What to Binge During Isolation

May 7, 2020

The COVID-19 lockdown has undoubtedly caused some household boredom. However, since outside activities are limited, there’s no better time to indulge in some home entertainment media. Here is a list of some great books, movies, and video games to binge while you’re stuck at home. Read More


Immunization Program Still Going Strong

Immunization Program Still Going Strong

May 1, 2020

Although the COVID-19 pandemic has put a halt to many public services, CSFS's Immunization Program is still available for your family. It is critical to keep immunizations up to date; without it, we could see other disease outbreaks. Read More


The Mar/Apr Issue of the Goozih Newsletter is Here - Read how CSFS is addressing COVID-19

The Mar/Apr Issue of the Goozih Newsletter is Here - Read how CSFS is addressing COVID-19

April 22, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is on everyone's mind, and has flooded our newsfeeds. While yes, Carrier Sekani Family Services is addressing the pandemic in many innovative ways, which you can read about in this newsletter, we also witnessed some heartwarming and hopeful stories. Read More


Indian Residential School Support Worker

Indian Residential School Support Worker

April 20, 2020

The Online Community Support Session for the Federal Indian Day School Class Action is scheduled for April 21, 2020, running from 4 pm-5:30 pm. This session is hosted by Gowling WLG and is designed to provide information on the claims process and how to complete the form .     Read More


COVID-19 Pandemic Essential Service Delivery Changes

COVID-19 Pandemic Essential Service Delivery Changes

March 27, 2020

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Carrier Sekani Family Services has taken numerous precautions, and has changed service delivery for many of the CSFS programs. CSFS has moved to limit face to face interactions between staff members and community members, as well as taking safety precautions at all offices that provide essential services to avoid contamination risks. Our number one priority remains to support and protect community members and staff as best we possibly can. Read More


COVID - 19 Household Economic Resources

COVID - 19 Household Economic Resources

March 26, 2020

For your convenience, please find every available COVID-19 Household Economic Resources:  Employment Insurance, BC Hydro, Fortis Gas, Telus Mobility, Fido, Koodo, ICBC and support for people with low and modest income (GST); elders; and students.   Read More


Coping with COVID-19

Coping with COVID-19

March 24, 2020

The threat of the COVID-19 pandemic can be stressful for many of us. But how do you combat this worry, practice physical isolation while staying socially connected, and maintain emotional stability? Read More


Dr. John Provides His Expertise on COVID-19

Dr. John Provides His Expertise on COVID-19

March 17, 2020

CSFS's Dr. John Pawlovich calls in to discuss the ongoing crisis of COVID-19 in our communities. He offers his expertise on the situation, and what we can do to help not only ourselves, but our whole community. Read More