The First Peoples' Cultural Council is a First Nations-run Crown Corporation with a mandate to support the revitalization of Indigenous languages, arts, culture and heritage in British Columbia. We provide funding and resources to
communities, monitor the status of First Nations languages and develop
policy recommendations for First Nations leadership and government.

First Peoples' News

Language Coaching Sessions

FPCC Language Revitalization Coaches will be travelling throughout the province to share information and support for language revitalization work.  More>

Silent Speaker Pilot Program

FPCC is excited to announce that we are now accepting proposals for Expressions of Interest for Reclaiming My Language: A Course for Silent Speakers.  More>

Arts and Language Grants

FPCC's Arts and Language Programs are now accepting applications for funding! Click to download applications and guidelines.  More>

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CEO Tracey Herbert Awarded Order of B.C.

First Peoples’ Cultural Council’s CEO Tracey Herbert was awarded the Order of B.C. on September 20, 2018 at Government House in Victoria.  More>

report on indigenous language revitalization work in B.C.

New First Nations Languages Report

Release of the Report on the Status of B.C. First Nations Languages 2018. There are positive developments but more work is needed in language revitalization.  More>

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Our Living Languages Comment Card Report

We are excited to share the overwhelmingly positive results of comment cards completed by visitors to the Our Living Languages exhibit at the Royal BC Museum.  More>