Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Nunatsiavut Government

Grant ID:

Project Title: Labrador Inuit Healing Project

Project Description:
This project will provide programming to the communities of Northwest River/Happy Valley Goose Bay, Hopedale, Makkovik and Rigolet.

The project will provide support groups for Survivors and community members in each of the communities.

The project will provide one-on-one counselling and a five week treatment program in Hopedale and healing circles in Northwest River/Happy Valley Goose Bay. The project will collect Residential School Survivor stories in Makkovik and provide land based healing outings in Rigolet.

The project will also promote community and family wellness, provide traditional healing activities and a parenting program in each of the communities.

End Date:
March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution:

Primary Contact:
Ms. Michelle Kinney
Chief Executive Officer
Tel: 709-896-9750

Organization Address:
Department of Health and Social Development
Happy Valley - Goose Bay, NF  A0P 1C0