About

Some information about who we are and what we do

Welcome to Cook's Ferry Indian Band

The Cook's Ferry First Nation is a Nlaka'pamux First Nations government located in the Central Interior region of the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is a member of the Nicola Tribal Association, which are two of three tribal councils of the Nlaka'pamux people

We are a community of 347 Band members with 15% residing on reserve and 85% residing off reserve.

Our mission is to understand individual roles, responsibilities and to be respectful of others roles and responsibilities.

  • To enhance the Health and Well-being of all Band Members,
  • To protect, enhance and practice our Aboriginal Rights, Title and Culture,
  • To effectively and efficiently use Band Resources for the benefit of all Band Members and
  • To assist our people to become more self-sufficient through the encouragement and support of Continuing Education and Skill Development.

Mission Statement

  • To enhance the Health and Well-being of all Band Members,
  • To protect, enhance and practice our Aboriginal Rights, Title and Culture,
  • To effectively and efficiently use Band Resources for the benefit of all Band Members and
  • To assist our people to become more self-sufficient through the encouragement and support of Continuing Education and Skill Development.


Wilfred Memorial Document


Language & Culture

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