New NCCABC President Elected

Douglas S. White Newly Elected Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of British Columbia’s President October 1, 2016 DOUG WHITE, B.A., J.D., is a member, former Chief, and current Councillor of the Snuneymuxw First Nation in Nanaimo, BC. His Coast Salish name is Kwulasultun and his Nuu-chah-nulth name is Tliishin. After completing his B.A. in First Nations […]

Prince George AIDS Walk

Lori Henry, Tracy Peters, Christina Draegen (Regional Manager Native Courtworker and Counseling Association of BC), Johnathan Alec.

In Downtown Eastside, Jim’s Story Shows Holes in Vast Net of Systems and Services

Facing complex challenges, his struggle is emblematic of hundreds others. First of two parts. Reprinted with permission fromKatie Hyslop : “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 […]

Judge Marion Buller Honoured

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 […]

New Aboriginal Justice Council

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 […]

Press Release: NCCABC Elects New President

For Immediate Release October 13, 2015 Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of BC Elects New President, Ken Watts Read the press release here

NCCABC response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action

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 […]