Lheidli T'enneh Band

Language: Dakelh (ᑕᗸᒡ)
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Contact Information:
Lheidli-T'enneh Band
1041 Whenun Rd
Prince George, BC
V2K 5X8
ph. (250) 963-8451
fx. (250) 963-6954

We are Lheidli T’enneh – the people from the confluence of two rivers. Our main community is at confluence of the Fraser and Nechako Rivers, 16 km northeast of Prince George. Our community is on Fort George (Shelley) Indian Reserve #2, which is split by the Fraser River and referred to as North Shelley and South Shelley, 16 km northeast of Prince George.

Language Information

Fluent Speakers: 6 1
Understand or Speak Somewhat: 20 1
Learning Speakers: 10 1

Community Information

Population: 380 1
Internet Connectivity: Dial-in2

Footnotes / References
1. Lheidli T'enneh Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #2963
2. Aboriginal Canada (2006). First Nation Connectivity Profiles.