Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Wapekeka First Nation

Grant ID: 4117.02

Project Title: Wapekeka First Nation Healing Journey

Project Description: The Wapekeka First Nation Healing Journey project will provide in-house Outreach healing services using local resources and visiting Mental Health workers; training and materials to the Local Resource Team on early detection and Intervention Strategies; training and awareness workshops for the Resource Team and/or frontline workers in the areas of sexual, physical, emotional and economic abuse in families. To establish and maintain structured healing and sharing circle groups; on-the-land programming for all target groups in promoting life and survivor skills; and In-house Counselling services and healing strategies for families affected by Residential School Legacy.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $587,466.00

Primary Contact:
Mr. Zacharius Tait
Suicide Prevention Program Coordinator
Tel: 807-537-2315

Organization Address:
Box 2
Wapekeka, ON   P0V 1B0