Local Nations Within GVSD61

Songhees Nation Administration Office, 1100 Admirals Road, Victoria, B.C. V9A
Telephone: (250) 386-1043

  • Chief Ron Sam
  • Butch Dick, Education Liaison
  • Charlotte Charlie, Student Facilitator
  • Kristely Kelly, Student Facilitator
  • Francine L’Hirondelle, Director of Education

Esquimalt Nation Administration Office, 1189 Kosapsum Crescent, Victoria BC V9A 7K7
Telephone: (250) 381-7861 

    • Hereditary Chief Edward Thomas
    • Kalie Dyer, Education & Programs Manager
    • Katie Hooper, Executive Director




Camosun College – Indigenous Education & Community Connections


Hulitan Family & Community Services Society   Telephone: (250) 384-9466  A Family Advancement Worker can be connected through referrals from the ANED district counselors to assist with more in-depth family counseling services for youth five to twelve years of age.


Métis Nation of Greater Victoria Telephone: (250) 380-6070   Métis Nation of Greater Victoria represents the interests of the Métis people and their families in South Vancouver Island.

Island  Métis Family & Community Services Society   Telephone: (250) 391-9924   Métis Community Services offer cultural activities, family support, parenting education, counseling, advocacy, Child & Youth Services, employment referrals and community gatherings.

Surrounded by Cedar Child & Family Services  Telephone: (250) 383-299Surrounded by Cedar Child & Family Services provide counseling and cultural support to urban Aboriginal children in care as well as delegated services


University of Victoria, Indigenous Education




Victoria Native Friendship Centre  Telephone: (250) 384-3211, 231 Regina Avenue, Victoria, B.C. V8Z 1J6