Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Building A Nation Inc.

Grant ID:

Project Title: Healing the Multi-generational Effects of Residential School Placement Urban Access Program

Project Description: The project provides therapy services using the Medicine Wheel format: counselling; drug & alcohol counselling; healing circles; teaching anger management and impulse control regarding low self concept while giving advocacy support; culturally appropriate parenting practices as part of individual counselling programs; home visits; sweats; traditional healing and helping ceremonies; and an Elders Advisory Council. The project will provide Medicine Wheel para-professional counselling training using methods that restore the culture of origin to communities.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $936,987.60

Primary Contact:
Mr. Tom Hengen
Director of Operations
Tel: 306-651-2000

Organization Address:
Box 1354
Saskatoon, SK   S7K 3N9