Chehalis Indian Band

Language: Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm
Dialect: Sto:lo
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Historically known as: Chehalis Indian Band

Contact Information:
Chehalis Indian Band
4690 Salish Way
Agassiz, BC
V0M 1A1
ph. (604) 796-2116
fx. (604) 796-3946

Chehalis Indian Band's main community is located on the Harrison River between the town of Harrison and the Fraser River. They are known for their spiritual traditions.

Language Information

Fluent Speakers: 3 1
Understand or Speak Somewhat: 6 1
Learning Speakers: 32 1

The Chehalis First Nation speaks the Stó:lō Halq'eméylem language.

Community Information

Population: 1003 1

Footnotes / References
1. Sts'ailes Community School, Sts'ailes Indian Band (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2172