Social programs

Learn about the key social programs Indigenous Services Canada funds in First Nation communities, as well as other supports for Inuit families.


First Nations Child and Family Services

Funds prevention and protection services to support the safety and well-being of First Nation children and families on reserve.

Family Violence Prevention Program

Supports 46 shelters, as well as funding for community-driven proposals for family violence prevention projects.

On-reserve Income Assistance Program

Supports greater labour market participation in First Nation communities.

Assisted Living Program

Provides funds to identified service providers to help provide non-medical, social support services to people living on-reserve with chronic illness or disability.

Urban Programming for Indigenous Peoples

Learn about funding available for organizations and projects that support urban Indigenous peoples.

Jordan's Principle

Learn about Jordan's Principle, its recent changes and how it protects First Nations children.

Supporting Inuit children

The Child First Initiative ensures Inuit children have access to the essential products, services and supports they need.

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