The BC First Nations Justice Council (BCFNJC) is inviting individuals, justice and social development workers from Indigenous communities, and representatives from community justice organizations to participate in a discussion about the transition of legal aid services from Legal Aid BC to BCFNJC, an Indigenous-led organization. They are seeking input and experiences related to the current legal aid system’s impact on Indigenous people and exploring opportunities for a new legal aid model. This event is open to all, and participation is encouraged.
Date: October 20, 2023
Venue: Moccasin Square Gardens
Time: 9am – 11:30am
Please Register at Legal Aid Transition Engagement Session – Kamloops ( https://bcfnjc.com/event/legal-aid-transition-engagement-session-kamloops/ ) or by emailing events@BCFNJC.com stating your name, organization/First Nation/Métis/Inuit community, and which session you will be attending. If you are unable to make it to this event, but you have feedback to share about this topic, we encourage you to join one of the virtual sessions and/or fill out the online survey.