This course was developed for Indigenous parents and other family members who are experiencing separation or divorce and need to sort out issues like parenting time and child support. This course was guided in its creation by an Indigenous advisory committee, which was made up of Indigenous representatives from family, community, and legal support organizations across British Columbia.

Course Lessons

In this course, the topics covered include: 

  • Honouring ourselves as parents
  • Honouring our children
  • Domestic violence
  • Creating our new family circle
  • Who can help?
  • Family law
  • If we need to go to court

Time Requirements

This course should take approximately 3 to 4 hours to complete.

Course Layout

This course presents information using a variety of resources – text, videos and links. Lessons involve videos, activities and quizzes designed to help you understand the content.

Certificate Requirements

Once you have completed the lessons, complete the course survey and print your Certificate of Attendance to verify your success in the course.

How to Navigate this Course



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Course Content

Lessons Status