Twenty-Four Hour Daycare

Recipient: Tamitik Status of Women Association
Amount: 30000
Date: 2021-09-14
Areas: Kitamaat
Sectors: Community Infrastructure
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: The Tamitik Status of Women Association was granted $30,000 to assist with construction of the 24-Hour Daycare with Immersive Indigenous Cultural Programming. This pilot project is the first 24-hour childcare in the province and will allow parents, in particular single, female-led households, to access work that requires unconventional hours. The childcare facility will be immersed in Indigenous culture, an initiative guided by Haisla Nation.

The Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society we feel has been a great success, largely due to the grant for our shop addition from the NKDF. Without the grant we would not have had the courage to proceed with its...

~Fraser Lake & Area Menshed Society