Elders, Veterans Wellness & Abilities


Ask the Kihtêyak (Elders) 

Ministry of Youth brought together Métis youth, elders and knowledge carriers across British Columbia in one (virtual) circle to share stories, learn about and practice cultural traditions around healing and well-being from the Métis perspective. Virtual sashing ceremony, elder interview panel, and teachings about plant medicines are only some of the highlights!

Métis Elders and Seniors Assistance Program (MESAP) - Waitlist


Background & Eligibility

Métis Nation British Columbia’s (MNBC) Ministry of Elders has confirmed additional funds for the Métis Elders & Seniors Assistance Program (MESAP) formerly known as the Elders Assistance Pilot Program (EAPP). The MESAP will aid lower income Métis Citizens Elders & Seniors purchase health related necessities not covered by the BC Medical Services Plan (MSP). The funds can be used by Elder’s/Seniors for the purchase of items including hearing aids, dentures, walkers, glasses, and more.