Package Review

Community Needs Assessment (CNA)

Language Needs Assessment: LNA711 - Pauquachin First Nation

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
711
BCLI file number: 
FPHLCC-08-0614
Errors: 
5
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Applicant Information
Contact person for this LNA: 
Bev Martin
Job Title: 
Administrator
Organization/First Nation/Government: 
Pauquachin First Nation
Phone: 
250-656-0191
Fax: 
250-656-6134
Email: 
nola13@shaw.ca
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2007/2008
Funding Application Type: 
BC Language Initiative (BCLI)
Language and Dialect Information
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Community NOT listed: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
Willingness of members that want to learn. Promoting language with classes/material. Helping kids to feel a proud sense of community. Willingness of speakers to share the language and participate in programs. Resources are available in the community and surrounding communities (people and materials.
Challenges: 
Very few speakers left. Children's need for TV, video games, western culture. Residential School History/Syndrome and dysfunction instilled. Lack of funding.