Information for Students

SCHOOL RELATED:

What courses do I need to graduate? Click here for current BC Graduation Requirements

Learn about Scholarships & Bursaries that you might be eligible for here OR use this helpful search tool

Students aging out of the foster care system can find valuable info here (including funding for college & university) 

MENTAL HEALTH:

Book TOTALLY FREE counseling or peer support appointments through The Foundry (AWESOME resources)

Questions or concerns about mental health? Teen Mental Health Website

CULTURAL & COMMUNITY SERVICES:

Wachiay Friendship Center: Website & Facebook Page
Very close to Nala’atsi – lots of valuable services (getting status, help finding housing, legal support, etc)

Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association: Website & Facebook Group
Your local Métis association – good to get connected!

K’ómoks First Nation (including KDC Health Services): Website

K'ómoks First Nation | Comox Valley Regional District

Indigenous Women’s Sharing Network: Facebook Page

Indigenous Education, School District 71: Website & Facebook Page

MUSIC, CULTURE, & POLITICS:

Indigenerds Unite! Check out this awesome website: A Tribe Called Geek

Music fans, check out this awesome Indigenous-focused music program on CBC: Reclaimed

Unreserved is an excellent Indigenous program on CBC. Lots of great episodes to explore!

Muskrat Magazine is another fantastic source for Indigenous news, arts, culture, and special interest stories.

Want to keep up with current events? APTN News and CBC Indigenous are both great sources. For a hilarious Indigenous take on national affairs, check out Walking Eagle News

Bunky Echo-Hawk 'If Yoda Was an Indian'

“If Yoda Was an Indian” Bunky Echo-Hawk