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 updating our Aboriginal Health Plan and we'd like to hear from you. Click here for the schedule of community sessions and find out how you can help shape the future of health care delivery  for Aboriginal Peoples in the region.


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