Financial Supports for Post-Secondary Students Specific to Covid19

In response to concerns raised by First Nations about the financial impact of COVID-19 on postsecondary students, the First Nations Education Steering Committee (FNESC) and Indigenous Adult and Higher Learning Association (IAHLA) have compiled and summarized key information on available sources of financial support that may assist with meeting student needs. This resource is designed […]

Message from Tahltan Leadership

ATTENTION TAHLTANS:  MESSAGE FROM TAHLTAN LEADERSHIP COVID-19 is not just a danger to our ELDERS.  More and more, ADULTS and CHILDREN are starting to die because of this virus. NONE OF US ARE IMMUNE. It cannot be stressed enough:  WE CANNOT AFFORD TO ALLOW FOR COVID-19 TO GET INTO OUR COMMUNITIES.   By the time […]

Spring & Summer Fire Safety Tips!

Dear Tahltan Band Home Owners and ALL TENANTS:   As Fire season is approaching, we are asking all tenants to please clean up around your home. All clutter and debris should be removed from around your home for prevention. Here are some tips on what we are expecting.   Spring & Summer Fire Safety Tips! […]

Wildfire Update – Alkali Lake

Alkali Lake (R91947) This is the final update for the ‘Alkali Lake’ fire; no further updates will be posted on as it is no longer considered to be a Wildfire of Note. If you require further updates on this fire, please contact the Northwest fire centre. Last updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 9:52 AM Location: 5 […]

Emergency Operations Centre – Contact Information

An Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) has opened in Dease Lake within the Service BC Centre (Block D, Hwy 37, Dease Lake, BC V0C 1L0). The EOC is being staffed by members of the Tahltan Band and Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine. This centre will be active during this emergency event, right through into recovery, to coordinate […]

NRT Foundation Announces 2018-19 Scholarships & Bursaries!

Vancouver, BC – The New Relationship Trust Foundation (NRT Foundation), in partnership with New Relationship Trust (NRT), is pleased to announce the call for applications for the 2018-19 Scholarships and Bursaries will soon open to First Nations students in British Columbia (BC)!   Apply online on Tuesday, April 17, 2018   NRT, the founding partner […]

Land Code Community Meetings

We want your feedback on the draft Tahltan Band Land Code! The Tahltan Band Land Code Committee has completed the first draft of the Tahltan Band Land Code and they are ready to present it to you! Join us for dinner, discussion and prizes! Dease Lake When: September 9th, 2017 Where: School Board Office Time: […]

Expression of Interest for TBDC Housing Authority Society Board members:

Tahltan Band Development Corporation is in the process of setting up a Housing Authority Society for on and off reserve. This Authority will be a stand-alone organization and will not be connected to any political organization or business. ”IF HA manages Band-owned housing, it will be through a management contract.”(TBD) This Authority will be governed […]

Tahltan Emergency Fund **RAFFLE**

Tickets can be bought at the Peoples Haven in Dease Lake or at the Band Office in Telegraph Creek. If you wish to purchase tickets by e-transfer, please email tracy.woods@tahltan.ca

Test Drive @ NWCC

We are excited to invite you to the annual Test Drive NWCC weekend at the Northwest Community College, Terrace Campus. This program is on May 6 & 7, 2017 and is for students currently in grades 10, 11, and 12. This event will enable you to experience campus life by taking part in hands-on workshops […]

Tahltan Band School Funding Deadline

Attention! For all Tahltan members who would like to go back to school or for those who wish to continue their learning Funding request applications are due by May 15th, 2017 If you have any questions or concerns in regards to to the application or deadline; Please contact Isabel Reid at the Tahltan Band Office […]

Renewed Interest Campaign for IR#13

ATTENTION: All Tahltan Band Members We are running a renewed interest campaign for housing for IR#13 as well as those looking for housing now in Dease Lake. We would like to have all updated applications in by the 22nd of this month. For those who have already filled out an application once before, we are […]

Principles of Empowerment Workshop

For parents, grandparents and front line workers who want to empower clients and children. Learn such skills as:   Teach people pro-active social skills Learn how to navigate through difficult conversations Create dialogue to empower youth Use of traditional practice with modern mental health practices CONTACT KIM ROWE AT THE HAVEN TO REGISTER 250-771-5577 ** […]

CALL FOR ARTWORK: YOUTH LOGO DESIGN CONTEST

CALL FOR ARTWORK: The BCAFN is now accepting logo concepts submissions, which should display a visualization of the Champions Roundtable theme, “Economic Reconciliation” and, ideally, shall depict a blending of corporate and First Nations’ cultures. The artist selected will collaborate with an in-house graphic designer to ensure that the integrity of the art remains intact […]

Youth Leadership Mentorship Program

We are pleased to announce! Brian Quock Jr has been selected for the 1st  position in the Youth Leadership Mentorship Program; and we are currently looking for a 2nd youth to apply. The Tahltan Band Council has room for two youth positions Please click on the link to view PDF Youth Leadership Mentorship Program PDF […]

Good Heart, Good Mind Youth Conference- Vancouver

What’s our goal? To provide a space for youth ages 18-24 residing in BC to come together, network and talk about the different forms of activism that they are engaging in within their communities. Our conference focuses on grass-roots activism in the form of visual arts. A large component of this conference will introduce you […]

THSSA AGM Notice Dec 16th 2016

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TAHLTAN HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES AUTHORITY TO ALL MEMBERS of the Tahltan Health & Social Services Authority TAKE NOTICE that the Annual General Meeting of the Tahltan Health & Social Services Authority is scheduled for 3-5pm on Friday December 16, 2016 at the Telegraph Creek, Rec Centre Draft AGM Agenda […]

Plan Ahead – Holiday CounterAttack Roadchecks On Now

Impaired driving remains a leading cause of fatal car crashes, with an average of 66 lives lost every year in B.C. That’s why the B.C. government, police and ICBC are urging drivers to plan ahead and make smart decisions to get home safely this holiday season. Starting today, CounterAttack roadchecks will be set up by […]

Power Outage Notification

Saturday, November 19th 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Telegraph Creek TO OUR CUSTOMERS: On Saturday, November 19th from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 12:30 p.m. the power will need to be turned off in Telegraph Creek as crews have completed the system upgrades and will return to normal configuration. We apologize for the inconvenience this power […]