Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Hamlet of Kugluktuk

Grant ID:

Special Prevention Program

Project Description:
The project will address the Intergenerational Impacts of the Legacy of Physical and Sexual Abuse in Residential Schools on the youth in Kugluktuk.

The project will provide supportive peer counselling and referrals to youth. The peer support counsellors will receive training in suciide prevention and debriefing to strengthen their skills in helping the youth in the community.

The project will provide workshops to address Residential School Impacts and will provide a drop in program and on-the-land healing camps to assist the youth on their healing journeys.

End Date:

March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution:

Primary Contact:

Ms. Catherine Mae MacDonald
Director of Wellness
Tel: 867-982-6510

Organization Address:

Box 271
Kugluktuk, NU X0B 0E0