We are Urban Indigenous.
Helping people through friendship, cultural awareness, integrity, and sharing.
Promoting, advocating for, and representing our Friendship Centre’s at the Provincial and National levels, by sharing expertise, resources and exchanging ideas that will provide a forum to assist our Centre’s to carry out their mandate.
Fostering Indigenous Community Building
Friendship Centres are Indigenous community hubs that welcome
and support Indigenous people in urban areas.
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We are changing the perceptions of what it means to be an urban Indigenous person. This is a place to come together to share traditions and learning.
Re-Igniting Sacred Fires
Is an initative honouring and commemorating the lives and
legacies of missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls
and two spirit individuals.
Indigenous Social Finance – Payroll Services
AFCS is developing a social enterprise that supports its members and other non-profit organizations through payroll services offered.
Saskatoon Indigenous Community Action Partnership (SICAP)
Established in 2016, SICAP works collaboratively with organizations
such as AFCS to engage the community of Saskatoon.
Cultural Humility Training (Social Enterprise)
Cultural humility is a lifelong process of self-reflection to not only learn about another’s culture, but to start with an examination of your own beliefs and cultural identities.
Truth & Reconciliation through Treaty Implementation (TRTI)
In partnership with the Office of the Treaty Commissioner,
AFCS is working with individuals, organizations, and
communities to implement and measure reconciliation
across the province.
Living Skies Basketball League
Living Skies Indigenous Basketball League (LSIBL) is Saskatchewan’s first ever, provincial-wide Indigenous youth basketball league.
Youth Leadership Program
We aim to have youth contribute, build capacity, and opportunities through public engagement, training and workshops, peer to peer learning and mentorship. As well as providing access and knowledge to culture, employment, and self-care opportunities for youth within the Friendship Centre’s community.