Gitxsan Child and Family Services

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Programs and Services

Delegated Social Work

The delegated Gitxsan Child and Family Services Society social workers provide counselling, respite, guardianship and other services to children in need and their families. learn more...

Non-delegated Programs

To be born a Gitxsan is to belong to one of four pdek (clans) - Fireweed, Wolf, Frog or Eagle - and to have a place in one of 62 huwilp (houses). The wilp (singular of huwilp) is a collection of people who are closely connected through their mother’s lineage. learn more...

Preventative Programs

Preventative programs are aimed at keeping Gitxsan children safe, healthy and out of foster care. In each community, a GCFSS Family Facilitator plans and carries out a variety of preventative programs and events, according to that community’s specific needs. learn more...