ATC allocates funding to five First Nations, which supports the costs of programs, services, and other activities undertaken by each Nation. This increases the participation in the labour market economy and/or supports the Return to School outcomes.
The clientele (Indigenous people, youth, persons with disabilities) who are eligible to apply for – more...assistance under the program include all self-identified First Nations peoples residing on or off-reserve, or in an urban community and catchment area.
We also develop proposals for extra-curricular activities to leverage funding for shortages at the ATC and Nation levels.
Continuously building relationships with stakeholders to increase Aboriginal participation in the local labour market is another important part of the work we do. – less
What is it like to work at Athabasca Tribal Council?
Over all the experience has been great
Written by inter-regional or inter-provincial contact (Former Employee) from Fort McMurray, AB on 9 September 2015
Great personel, a lot of turn over in administration.
Enjoyed the time working with ATC, would like to see more stability and openness with staff. Currently a new CEO hired and I feel she will be a great leader.