Lori Henry, Tracy Peters, Christina Draegen (Regional Manager Native Courtworker and Counseling Association of BC), Johnathan Alec.
Facing complex challenges, his struggle is emblematic of hundreds others. First of two parts. Reprinted with permission fromKatie Hyslop : http://thetyee.ca/News/2016/09/01/Jims-Story-Holes-In-Downtown-Eastside-Systems/ “Jim” doesn’t handle frustration well. And on this April morning, his frustration is threatening to cause him big problems in First Nations Court in New Westminster, where he’s facing two charges of assault and […]
A gathering of Cowichan Elders and our Duncan Native Courtworker Mabel Peters of First Nations Court gather to honour Judge Marion Buller as she takes time away from her duties as Provincial Court Judge. Judge Buller has been appointed as the Lead Commissioner to the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls National Inquiry. (picture […]
Aboriginal Justice Council holding its first Strategic Planning session with leaders of the First Nations Leadership Council. The Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of British Columbia, Kristy Bell represents the Association as a member. The NCCABC is the host agency for this new and exciting initiative. More news to follow in the near future… More […]
For Immediate Release October 13, 2015 Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of BC Elects New President, Ken Watts Read the press release here
Download: Calls to Action – TRC For Immediate Release June 4, 2015 Truth and Reconciliation Commission Final Report and Calls to Action As the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) of Canada releases their “Calls to Action” to report including 94 recommendations aimed at all levels of government, First Nations, and Canadian Citizens, the Native Courtworker […]