SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT & EMPLOYMENT

Social Development

Stswecem’c Xgat’tem First Nation Social Development team is responsible for administrating the Social Assistance Program to on-reserve community members in accordance with the department of Indigenous Services Canada Policy Manual (DISC) as well as providing job search support, identifying available employment positions, provide training and information’s sessions and other assistance.

Family Support

Family Support is responsible for working with families, youth and children. We encourage social strategies for families and liaise with agencies regarding family concerns and will coordinate family care plans utilizing the resources of these organizations. Our goal is to safeguard children’s wellbeing and to develop safe environments for their growth and development by supporting the children and their families.

Youth Support

The Youth Support Worker develops, delivers and evaluates programs for youth in the community to empower youth to become self-reliant, recognize the value of health and wellness and to develop life skills. The Youth  Support Worker liaises with Health and Education staff to integrate the values and strengths of other programs.

 

Social Development Manager/ Family Support- Phyllis Rosette

250-440-5822 EXT. 229

socdev@canoecreekband.ca

 

Social Development & Employment Training Coordinator- Chasity Harry

250-440-5822 EXT. 236

sdfinance@canoecreekband.ca

 

Youth Support Worker- Sandra Archie

250-440-5822 EXT. 225

youthsupport@canoecreekband.ca