Aboriginal Health Program

We work together with First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities to maintain and improve the health of Aboriginal people living on Vancouver Island and surrounding areas.

Map of First Nations, Metis Communities, and Friendship Centres in the Island Health Region (PDF)

Aboriginal Health Plan - Community Update Sessions, April - May 2016

Your input wanted! We're developing our Aboriginal Health Plan for 2017-2022 and we'd like to hear from you.

  • Click here to find out how you can help shape the future of health care delivery  for Aboriginal Peoples in the region; or 
  • Fill in our online survey and lend your voice to the plan.
    All survey participants will be eligible to win a free Fitbit fitness product.


North Island Team



Michelle Tochacek, Manager (Campbell River) 250.850.2604


Central Island Team



Mary Knox, Manager (Nanaimo) 250.755.7691 Ext. 57572


South Island Team



Penny Cooper, Manager (Victoria) 250.370.8965