Amendments to the Indian Act

Do you have questions about the ongoing amendments to the Indian Act? Please come join us at the Wachiay Friendship Centre for an open dialogue on how the changes may affect you, your children and grandchildren.

Topics will include:

Registration / Band Membership

The impacts of the 1951 cut-off in the Indian Act

Recommendations for “Next Steps”

Thoughts on the transfer of responsibility for determining membership and citizenship to First Nations

Open discussions on how the Indian Act has affected Indigenous people living in urban communities.

Come join us on Wednesday March 27, 2019 at 12:00 noon and then the information session will start at 1:15.

And Thursday March 28th at 5:30 for light snacks and refreshments.