Education

Indigenous students

Are you an Indigenous student? Find out more about resources and opportunities for study in Ontario.

Indigenous Youth Leading Youth

A free online resource to help Indigenous youth leaders educate other youth about the impact of anti-Indigenous racism and how to be an ally.

Education strategy

Learning support for Indigenous students and resources for raising awareness about First Nation, Métis and Inuit cultures in Ontario classrooms.

Postsecondary education and training policy

The complete policy on Indigenous postsecondary education and training including background, goals and measurements for success.

Skills and economic development

Youth jobs programs

Answer a few simple questions to find out what jobs, skills training and entrepreneurship supports may be available to you.

Youth work exchange

Are you an Indigenous youth looking to gain valuable work experience? Apply for a summer work placement.

Summer jobs for Indigenous youth

How First Nations youth aged 16 to 18 can apply for a summer job working on forestry projects in Northern Ontario.

Funding for Indigenous economic development

How Indigenous peoples can get support for business, employment and training opportunities.

Aboriginal Law Summer Program

Summer work opportunities for first and second year law students interested in Aboriginal Law and policy issues.

Northern Ontario Indigenous Internship Funding

Provides funding to Northern Ontario organizations to offer internships to Indigenous people.

Reading, writing, math and computer skills

Improve your reading, writing, math and computer skills online.

Health and home

Healthy babies and children

Helping children get a healthy start in life in ways that honour and respect Indigenous culture and beliefs.

Health and wellness strategy

Learn more about how we promote health and healing among Indigenous people.

Off-reserve housing

Affordable housing options for families living off-reserve.

Seniors Community Grant Program

Foster social inclusion and volunteerism, helping seniors stay connected to their communities.

Northern Ontario winter roads

Connecting remote First Nations communities in winter’s coldest months.

Funding for transportation projects

Provides funding for projects led by Indigenous communities and organizations that support economic development or recovery, transportation mobility, or community well-being and transportation safety.

Law and safety

Legal aid

An inclusive, holistic approach to justice that is fair for all Indigenous people in Ontario.

Family Information Liaison Unit

Get support with court proceedings and police investigations if you’re a family member of an Indigenous woman or girl who is missing or has been murdered.