Justice, Court, & Reintegration Supports
Senior Community Justice Worker: Nicasio Campos
Community Justice Support Worker: Jennifer Kiefer
Community Resources, Support and Referrals Liaison: Melissa Wale-Ryan
This team offers support to Members involved with the criminal justice system, whether at the community, provincial, or federal level. Members can receive assistance at any stage of their journey, which may include accessing legal aid, guidance through the court process, support during sentencing, involvement in restorative or alternative measures, probation, parole, or reintegration into the community.
To best serve Members, the team maintains essential partnerships with the West/North Vancouver RCMP, Integrated First Nation Police Unit (IFNU), North Vancouver Provincial Court, North Vancouver First Nations Court, North Shore Community Corrections, and Correctional Services Canada (CSC).
Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw History Book For Sale
We are excited to announce that tiná7 cht ti temíxw (We Come From This Land) will be published in early January 2024! The book is intended to be a snapshot – a collection of some of the multi-faceted stories and histories that are held by the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh People and a starting point for future conversations.
Squamish Strong Protocol Agreements Signed
As a part of the celebrations of the 100-year anniversary of the Amalgamation of Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw, we are pleased to announce the Nation is signing a Wa Iyí̓m ta Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Protocol Agreement with the City of North Vancouver, District of Squamish, and the City of Vancouver respectively.
New Squamish Nation Residential Tenancy Regulations for Sen̓áḵw
Today, the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw announces that the protections in the British Columbia Residential Tenancy Act (BCRTA) will be in place for the Sen̓áḵw development and for future on-reserve housing developments.