Mi’kmaq Language Program

“Language is a people – and to maintain and promote its use, is to preserve and enhance the society now and for future generations”

Our Goal:

To preserve, protect and encourage the use of the Mi’kmaq Language for both the Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Peoples.


All Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Peoples interested in the Mi’kmaq language.

How We Help:

Maintain a “Language Resource Library” of printed and audio material about Native languages in general and the Mi’kmaq language.

Develops and publishes Mi’kmaq Second Language Learning materials: a ten part Mi’kmaq Language Learning Workbook Series, Mi’kmaq story books, Mi’kmaq Learning aids, Map of Mi’kma’ki and Mi’kmaq Language posters.

Planning and development of customized introduction to ”Mi’kmaq Teaching Methodologies”.

Mi’kmaq translation services.

Research of new language learning mediums and material.

For More Information Contact:

N.C.N.S. Mi’kmaq Language Program
Shirley Denny

P.O. Box 1320, Truro, N.S., B2N 5N2

Direct: 1-902-895-1738
Fax: 1-902-893-7680
email: ncnsprenatal@eastlink.ca
Website: www.ncns.ca