Kitselas Band Council Updates
Kitselas Band Office Notice:
In effort to reduce further spread of COVID-19, the Band Office will be closed until further notice. Staff have been requested to work from home and will be available to ensure that support services are still available during this time.
Please call Sharon @ 250-635-5084 if you need to be in touch with our staff and she will forward calls to whom you wish to speak to.
We hope your all staying safe and keeping your social distance.
COVID-19 Community Update:
Everyone has been directed to Self-Isolate until further notice.
Kitselas Administration is monitoring the situation and actively working to help out Community as a whole. Out monitoring includes communications with health professionals and real time updates from Provincial and Federal Government.
We are asking that EVERYONE do your part to support this process. Please be diligent about Self-Isolation. This means;
-Keep ALL of your family members at home.
-Do NOT have visitors to your home.
-Do NOT let children go to public places(including outdoor playgrounds)
-Do NOT leave your home unless absolutely necessary.
-Do everything you can to minimize exporsure for Elders and any family members with underlying health concerns.
Supports for Individuals and Families
BC Temporary Rental Supplement Program:
Providing up to $500 a month to help renters and landlords during the COVID-19 pandemic!!
The application and information on the new BC Temporary Rental Supplement Program during Covid-19 is now available. For more information, please go to the website at:
COVID-19 Response Plan:
The Government of Canada and the Province of BC have released stimulus packages
in order to ensure that Canadians can weather the impending recession in the wake of
COVID-19. We will be updating this information as the federal government releases
more details regarding accessing the funding.
Quick Guide for Individuals-COVID-19 Response Plan
Mental Wellness Counselling Coverage Through FNHA
Important updates from Chief and Council, Emergency Response Manager, Health Department.
March 25, 2020
IMPORTANT UPDATE – from our frontline workers (Emergency Response Manager/ Health Director) with support from Janice Shandro and Chief & Council. Stay Safe. Please show the video to those who aren’t connected on FB. It will be uploaded to our Kitselas website soon.
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Wednesday, March 25, 2020
March 31, 2020
❗️❗️ IMPORTANT UPDATE ❗️❗️An update from our frontline workers and chief and council Please show the video with those who are not on social media.
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Tuesday, March 31, 2020
April 6, 2020
Important update from Chief and Council, Emergency Response Manager, Health Department. As you will notice there are 4 signs at the entrances of Gitaus and Kulspai. Please share with those not on social media Thank you.
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Monday, April 6, 2020
April 17, 2020
video update # 4 from Kitselas Emergency Response DivisionPlease share with those who are not on social media.
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Friday, April 17, 2020
April 24, 2020
Weekly Covid-19 Update Please show video to those not on social media
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Friday, April 24, 2020
May 4, 2020
Weekly update from Kitselas Emergency Operation Centre.Please share with those who are not on social media. Thank you and stay safe.
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Monday, May 4, 2020
May 15, 2020
Weekly Update from the EOC TeamRemember any questions please contact Ken or GeriOr inbox the Kitselas Emergency Response Division page Please share with those not on social media
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Friday, May 15, 2020
May 26, 2020
Weekly update from the Kitselas EOC team. Please share with those not on social media
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Tuesday, May 26, 2020
June 9, 2020
Weekly update from our EOC team. Please share with those not on social media Thank you.
Posted by Kitselas Administration on Tuesday, June 9, 2020