Who can Submit a Request and Types of Funding Available
Who can submit a request for funding under Jordan’s Principle in BC?
Jordan’s Principle requests can be submitted by:
a parent or guardian of a First Nations child
a First Nations child over the age of 16
an authorized representative of the child, parent or guardian
A request for a group of children from multiple families or guardians can be submitted by:
a community or Tribal Council
a community organization or institution
a service coordinator, navigator or case manager
Jordan’s Principle Service Coordinators can act as authorized representatives, assist requestors to prepare and submit requests to Jordan’s Principle and access approved products, services and supports. Service Coordinators can also support requestors to prepare and submit an appeal if they disagree with the decision made by Indigenous Services Canada.