Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Conseil des Atikamekw d'Opitciwan Services Sociaux

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Project Title: Projet Sikon - Renaissance Project Description: The project wants to continue raising awareness on the Legacy of Physical and Sexual Abuse and its Intergenerational Impacts. They will provide healing activities using mainstream and traditional methods; hold joint meetings between Youth and their parents to address the Intergenerational Impacts. An eight-day healing program in a natural setting will be offered for eighty elementary and secondary students and their parents. This healing program will be offered on an on going basis, each quarter. The post-therapy program will consolidate and will integrate the acquired skills of the therapy. The program will use family therapy, systemic approach, holistic approach and healing circles.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $745,360.47

Primary Contact:
Mme. Madeleine Petiquay
Coordonnatrice/Thérapeute Senior
Tel: 819-974-8871

Organization Address:
24, rue Masko
Obedjiwan, QC   G0W 3B0