National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation (NCTR) is committed to supporting educators in clearing a path of truth, enlightenment, social justice and reconciliation for our children now and in future generations.


Reconciliation Canada  

Born from the vision of Chief Dr. Robert Joseph, Gwawaenuk Elder, Reconciliation Canada is leading the way in engaging Canadians in dialogue and transformative experiences that revitalize the relationships among Indigenous peoples and all Canadians. 


What is Reconciliation? 
  • Visit First Nations Child and Family Caring Society Check out their "7 Free Ways To Make A Difference" page.  
  • Nanaimo Indigenous Toolbox If you are a business or organization in Nanaimo Consider including this travelling library in your staff room.  
  • Project of Heart Project of Heart” is an inquiry based, hands-on, collaborative, inter-generational, artistic journey of seeking truth about the history of Aboriginal people in Canada.  A project sponsored by a collection of Canadian churches and aboriginal organizations that support the efforts of  the National Centre For Truth and Reconciliation. 
  • Invite Arlene Deptuck of Indigenous Fun Facts to offer a workshop for your organization to better understand Reconciliation and consider ways that your organization can actively participate in restoring balance in our beautiful Nation.