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

IMLD2019 Mother Language Day

It's International Mother Language Day!

Celebrate with us on International Mother Language Day on February 21! Join our social media campaign and help raise awareness about Indigenous languages!  More>

First Peoples' Cultural Council Language Programs

Update on Language Program Investment

FPCC announces significant increase to programs, outreach and funding to document & build fluency in B.C.’s First Nations languages.  More>

FPCC Statement on Language Legislation

The First Peoples' Cultural Council is pleased to see that national Indigenous languages legislation was tabled today in the House of Commons.  More>

Language Gathering and Sharing Grants

FPCC is now offering grants that bring together First Nations communities and organizations in B.C. to share about language revitalization projects and plans.  More>

Language Coaching Sessions

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

Language Grants Available

FPCC's Language Program is now accepting applications for funding! Click to download applications and guidelines.  More>