Leadership & Entrepreneurship

Leadership, Healthy Living & Community Building

Leadership, Healthy Living & Community Building

The Program

College in Indigenous communities

This program aims to support the unique needs of First Nations and Inuit students embarking on their post-secondary journey. Project coordinators provide engaging programming focused on nurturing leadership, the promoting healthy living and enhancing community building. This program aims to familiarize students with college facilities and the city, build ties among Indigenous students, and guide students to develop a healthier lifestyle. Programming delivered by the project coordinator in collaboration with animators includes study sessions, stress and time management workshops, physical activity and fitness, healthy cooking, as well as supporting existing initiatives for Indigenous post-secondary students at your college.

By the Numbers

3 schools

6 coordinators university students or recent graduates

89 targeted youth focus of the project