be Han Knakst Tsitxw Society was developed in response to the needs of the Nlaka’pamux Nation and surrounding communities.
HKTS is providing a safe shelter and support for women and their children fleeing from physical violence throughout the Covid-19 Pandemic.
During this Covid-19 Pandemic, HKTS is not taking any donations. The Drop-in will remain closed until further notice.
Due to the 3rd Wave of the pandemic, HKTS will only taking local clients under proper pandemic protocols.
Our 12th ANNUAL WALK will be starting on Monday April 19th, 2021
Please register individual or group by calling HKTS toll free at:
1-800-318-4455, or text at 1- 778-254-0217
Updated April 12th, 2021
Our Mission Statement
Han Knakst Tsitxw Society facilities exist to provide safe, temporary accommodation in a culturally supportive environment to Native and non-Native women and their dependent children who are in crisis as a result of physical, emotional, mental and/or spiritual abuse/violence.
Han Knakst Tsitxw Society serves all community members in the Society’s mandated area (Spuzzum to Ashcroft) and seeks to alleviate the effects of family violence by advocating a holistic approach that encompasses the entire family.