Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Nlaka'pamux Health and Healing Society

Grant ID:

Project Title: Nlaka'pamux Cultural Reconnection and Treatment Project

Project Description:
The project will provide clinical counselling for men, women and youth to address issues of family violence, Sexual Abuse issues and Physical Abuse.

The project will provide healing gatherings every two weeks to allow men, women and youth to speak more openly about Physical and Sexual abuse in Residential Schools, to explore personal abuse issues and to increase understanding of the Legacy of Physical and Sexual Abuse in Residential Schools. Traditional healing activities and ceremonies will also be provided as part of the program activities.

The project will provide a series of workshops that, in conjunction with the clinical counselling, will enable Survivors to progress in their healing journeys.

End Date:
March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution:

Primary Contact:
Ms. Verna Miller
Project Manager
Tel: 250-455-0025

Organization Address:
P.O. Box 538
Lytton, BC  V0K 1Z0