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Language Needs Assessment: LNA6276 - Hequiaht Language Program

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
6276
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Applicant Information
Contact person for this LNA: 
chuutsqa L. Rorick
Job Title: 
Volunteer Administrator
Organization/First Nation/Government: 
Hequiaht Language Program
Phone: 
(250) 896-6013
Email: 
chuutska@hotmail.com
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2018/2019
Funding Application Type: 
Aboriginal Languages Initiative (ALI)
Language and Dialect Information
Language: 
Dialect: 
ḥiškʷiiʔatḥ
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Community NOT listed: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
The community at Hot Springs Cove is remote has about 40 households. The majority of Hesquiaht people live in Port Alberni, Victoria, Nanaimo and Vancouver.
Challenges: 
The community at Hot Springs Cove is remote has about 40 households. The majority of Hesquiaht people live in Port Alberni, Victoria, Nanaimo and Vancouver. Connecting the populations can be challenging due to geographic separation.