Background of Circle of Eagles Lodge (COELS)
Circle of Eagles Lodge Society was incorporated as the Allied Indian and Metis Society on May 29, 1970. The Society formally changed its name to the Circle of Eagles Lodge Society at its 25th anniversary, 1995.
Circle of Eagles Lodge Society (COELS) provides Indigenous Brothers and Sisters a welcoming and culturally safe space to re-enter their community, by providing culturally appropriate programs and services, in a holistic respectful manner.
Programs and Services
Programs and services of COELS are developed through strategic conversations with knowledgeable stakeholders. They include former and current Brothers and Sisters of COELS, community organization partners, Coastal Health frontline workers, Elders, community members, Corrections Services Canada, Parole Officers and COELS Board of Directors, Management and Staff. The goal is to bridge the gaps of existing good community programs and services with COELS in house programs.