Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Opaskwayak Cree Nation

Grant ID:

OCN Community Healing – A Healing Journey from the Residential School Era

Project Description:
To provide programming and services to the Family Unit that will assist in the healing from the trauma of the Residential Schools.


To address alcoholism in the community through a Men's Support group.
To address violence in the community through Domestic Violence workshops and parenting skills courses.
To assist community members in their healing journey by providing counselling and out patient care.
To address the legacy of physical and sexual abuse through provision of awareness workshops and provide leadership skills and promote team approach.

End Date:
March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution:

Primary Contact:
Ms. Marguerite Sanderson
Residential School Therapist
Tel: 204-627-7266
Fax: 204-623-1491

Organization Address:
c/o Kawechetonanow Centre Box 10280
Opaskwayak, MB R0B 2J0