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Splatsin offers various funding opportunities to band members living on and off-reserve. We have compiled all of our current opportunities onto one page for your convenience.
In lieu of community events and gatherings to celebrate Christmas and the New Year, Splatsin is providing both on and off-reserve band members with funding to support your household over the holidays.
Administered By: Splatsin AdministrationEligibility: On and off-reserve band members (must be 19+ to apply)Amount: $75 for 18 & under, $150 for 19 & upAccepting Applications: December 8, 2020 to January 15, 2021
On-Reserve Band Members
On-reserve members will automatically receive the funds. No application is necessary. Pick-up at the Band Administration Office (5775 Old Vernon Rd.) starting on December 17. You will be asked to sign a form acknowledging the funds were received. If you cannot pick-up your funds, they can be mailed by calling (250) 838-6496. If you are away attending school, but normally live on-reserve, you can pick up your cheque.
Off-Reserve Band Members
Off-reserve members must complete the below application form and email it to [email protected] or mail it to: Splatsin Administration, 5775 Old Vernon Rd., PO BOX 460, V0E 1V0. You can attach a direct deposit form or void cheque for prompt collection of funds, otherwise, a cheque will be mailed to the provided mailing address.
Splatsin is now accepting applications for Health & Wellness Funding to assist Band Members with medical expenses. See the forms below for eligible expenses. Band Members living both on-reserve and off-reserve are eligible. Completed application forms must be returned to the Administration Office accompanied by original receipts/invoices. Apply here.
Administered By: Splatsin AdministrationEligibility: Band membersAmount: $300.00 to $500.00Period: July 15, 2020 to July 15, 2021
Funding is available to Splatsin Youth attending school. This is meant to help cover the costs of school-related expenses.
Administered By: Splatsin EducationEligibility: Splatsin Youth attending grades K-12Amount: $75.00 to $1,000.00Period: September 1, 2020 to May 31, 2021
The purpose of this funding is to help to ensure that all children are able to participate in school-based and extracurricular events and activities that may have a cost attached to them.
Administered By: Splatsin Stsmamlt ServicesEligibility: Youth attending grades K-12Amount: VariousAccepting Applications: November 1, 2020 to January 31, 2021
Splatsin receives funds as legal guardian of children in its care from the federal government under a program that provides funds to parent and guardians of children, such as child tax benefits, and under Regulation No. 1 of Bylaw #3, Splatsin has a program of considering requests for Funds from individuals who are 19 or older who were in Splatsin’s care as a child. The intention of the program is to provide financial support to young adults who had been in care to help those young adults transition to a secure and healthy adulthood.