ABORIGINAL COUNCIL OF WINNIPEG
The Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg (ACW) is an advocacy and leadership entity, operating as a not for profit in the City of Winnipeg since the early 80’s. Located in Neeginan Centre, the ACW has been instrumental in creating a cohesive and effective network of Indigenous support services that provide a broad array of services for urban Indigenous peoples. Multilateral partnership development and working across many public sectors; provides opportunity for ACW to advocate on behalf of Indigenous citizens and organizations in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The ACW's vision is to support a self-sufficient, healthy, vibrant urban Indigenous community, where families and children are ensured a good quality of life, through equal opportunity and choice so that Winnipeg’s Indigenous people are a part of all things - a distinct presence throughout Winnipeg.
To be a strong political voice working towards a unified and cohesive urban Indigenous community of Winnipeg. To empower Winnipeg's Aboriginal community: to realize our individual and collective potential.