Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Innu Takuaikan Uashat Mak Mani - Utenam

Grant ID:

Project Title: Kupaniesh

Project Description: This project will   utilize the services of trained Elders to provide a twelve-week healing program, three times a year, starting with the Youth. The two first weeks will involve project participants in traditional camps to assimilate Innu value and practices. During a period of six weeks, there will be two-hour weekly meetings to discuss different topics: ie. addictions, Intergenerational communication, suicide, understanding, etc. During these weeks, traditional activities are scheduled involving Youth and Elders. The four following weeks, the scheduled activities will focus on Youth and families to renew or reopen communications. The project team will be overseen by a psychologist.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $650,194.00

Primary Contact:
Mlle. Marcelle St-Onge
Tel: 418-962-0327

Organization Address:
C.P. 8000,1089 DeQuen
Sept-Îles, QC   G4R 4L9