Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services

Grant ID:

Project Title: Healing Together Using Our Traditional Values and Ceremonies

Project Description:
The project will provide the six-day healing workshop 'Healing from Residential Sexual and Physical Abuse' to the 14 communities in the Nunavik region. The workshop will help participants and their families to address the issues of Sexual and Physical Abuse experienced as part of the Residential School/Hostel School system. The project will provide training to front line workers in each community to teach them skills necessary to assist their communities to heal. The project will provide two aftercare and follow-up visits for each community and will provide a healing gathering for Elders.

End Date:
March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution:

Primary Contact:
Ms. Annie Popert
Project Manager
Tel: 819-964-2222

Organization Address:
P.O. Box 900
Kuujjuaq, QC  J0M 1C0