First Nations Leadership Council

Invitation to BC First Nations


APRIL 4, 2019 8:00AM-4:00PM

LOCATION: Pinnacle Harbourfront Hotel, 1133 West Hasting Street.

Xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and Səl̓ilwətaʔɬ/Sel̓ílwith (Tsleil-Waututh) Territories

Vancouver, B.C.

WHO: For BC Chiefs, leaders and technicians/experts.


OBJECTIVE: to review the recent federal legislation Bill C-92: An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and families as well as recent amendments to the Child, Family, and Community Service Amendment Act (Bill 26) and identify key issues and actions.

TRAVEL/ACCOMMODATIONS: A travel subsidy will be made available for one Chief or delegate per First Nation. A hotel room block is available and we encourage you to book your room as soon as possible by following this link:

Please see attached Draft Agenda. Additional materials will be made available.

Draft Agenda

Additional Materials

Documents for April 4, All Chiefs Meeting on Children and Families

Reconciliation Charter for First Nations Child & Family Well-Being in British Columbia

Action Framework: Reconciliation, Self-Determination, and Self-Government for Indigenous Children, Families & Nations in B.C.

Update On Tripartite First Nations Children And Family Working Group

House of Commons of Canada Bill C-92

Review of Federal Bill C-92

Jordan’s Principle

March 28, 2019 – MCFD to FNLC

Information Sharing Agreements for Communities

Disclosure of Information Template

Increases To Caregiver Rates Effective 1st April 2019

Minister O’Regan Letter to FNLC

Enabling First Nations Children To Thrive