Investments, Commitments, & Announcements from Indigenous Services Canada and the Government of Canada.

Please find the latest updates and announcements below.


Indigenous Services Canada - COVID-19: First Nations Community Guide on Accessing Additional Supports 

Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) works with Indigenous communities in the provinces to support the public health response to COVID-19 with funding totalling $1.4 billion since the start of the pandemic, including $478.1 million in additional support announced in Budget 2021. This funding supports community-led responses to the pandemic, including providing targeted increases in primary health care resources for First Nations communities.

Indigenous Community Support Fund: Urban and off-reserve Indigenous organizations and communities

This fund helps Indigenous communities and organizations prevent, prepare and respond to COVID-19. 

The request process for needs-based support recently reopened and Indigenous communities and organizations can request funding now. For formula-based funding allocated directly to First Nation, Inuit and Métis Nation communities, there is no deadline or request process. The funding is flowing through existing agreements.

Latest Updates & Announcements from Indigenous Services Canada
and the Federal Government

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