Learn about different ways to reclaim, revitalize, strengthen, and maintain Indigenous languages.

All across Canada, there are communities, organizations, educational institutions, and individuals committed to reclaiming, revitalizing, strengthening, and maintaining their languages. The Commission recognizes the extensive work to date and the language tools developed.

Over the coming months, the Commission will make available and/or provide links to language tools to assist individuals, communities, groups, and organizations in their Indigenous language efforts.

Language Initiatives

Find resources to support Indigenous language initiatives.

January 2023: Over the coming months we will be posting an expanding list of government and non-government funding sources, and how to apply.

A smiling middle-aged Inuit guitarist is seated on the beach in front of the water at Cape Dorset, Nunavut.