CLOSER TO HOME is a documentary series about Aboriginal housing, land rights and recognition. Join host Wayne Baker on a coast to coast journey to First Nations and Inuit communities across Canada - because sometimes you have to go far to get closer to home.

Coming Soon

  • A Sunday Afternoon in Arviat, Nunavut
  • Chief Joe Willie, Kingcome Inlet
  • Drumming at a Keyoh Feast - Avid: Drumming and Singing the People of Beaver Lake

What's new......

  •  |  October 18, 2013

    Aboriginal leader Shawn Atleo warns of 'grave' human rights crisis

    Canada is facing a "grave" human rights crisis, warned the National Chief for the Assembly of First Nations Shawn Atleo during a rally to... Learn more

  •  |  September 15, 2013

    Closer to Home in Cree

    Closer to Home Season 3 being shown weekly in Cree on APTN. Visit their website for the schedule in your area.... Learn more

  •  |  September 1, 2013

    Discussion of Best Practices in Aboriginal and Northern Housing, Manitoba

    Frontiers Foundation is pulling together an excellent group of facilitators and speakers to stimulate discussion of best practices in Northern and Aboriginal Housing with a special focus on those communities on forest based lands.

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  •  |  June 25, 2013

    Siksika and Stoney are the First Nations hit hardest by floods.

    Flood waters that devastated southern Alberta have left some First Nations communities “in an almost total state of destruction,” according to Treaty 7’s grand chief.

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  •  |  April 1, 2013

    COMING UP ON CLOSER TO HOME: AKWESASNE - Taking back the Environment

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