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

Job Postings

New Job Postings with FPCC

The First Peoples' Cultural Council is expanding its team and now has positions available in both the language and IT departments.  More>

FirstVoices grant applications now open

FirstVoices Funding Now Open

First Peoples' Cultural Council is now accepting funding applications for FirstVoices projects for 2019-2021!  More>


International Language Conference

FPCC announces HELISET TŦE SḰÁL – ‘Let the Languages Live’ – 2019 International Conference on Indigenous Languages, June 24-26, Victoria B.C.  More>

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>