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Language Needs Assessment: LNA3656 - Denisiqi Services Society

LNA Status
LNA ID: 
3656
Submitted: 
Submitted
Status: 
Approved
Applicant Information
Contact person for this LNA: 
Stella Stump
Job Title: 
Aboriginal Infant Development
Organization/First Nation/Government: 
Denisiqi Services Society
Phone: 
250-392-6500
Fax: 
250-392-6501
Email: 
stella@denisiqi.org
Application Year & Type
Assessment Year: 
2015/2016
Funding Application Type: 
Pre-school Language Nest
Language and Dialect Information
Dialect: 
Carrier
Community(-ies) this project will be serving: 
Opportunities and Challenges
Opportunities: 
Semi and Fluent elders present opportunities for mentoring our children youth, parents,and community members to learn the carrier language. Language is taught in the band school and provincial school but is not enough to help our children to retain the language.
Challenges: 
Lack of funding. Lack of facility for cultural center. Need a coordinator to facilitate language and culture funding and programs. Need a language authority.