Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Asini Kanepawit Counselling Services Inc.

Grant ID:

Project Title: Community Holistic Healing from the Trauma of the Residential School Era

Project Description: The project will provide: counselling; talking/healing circles; specific information on life/coping skills addressing the Impacts of the Residential School experience; monthly quarterly newsletter; and resource library with Residential School history.The project expects to: enhance the quality of life of Survivors and their families; increase knowledge and acceptance of the effects Residential Schools had on the community (i.e. unhealthy political/social environment directly attributable to Residential Schools, loss of kinship/respect among members); create partnerships with health, social services and education; and use a team approach in addressing the well-being of the community.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $907,830.00

Primary Contact:
Ms. Audrey Pewapisconias
Project Coordinator
Tel: 306-895-2119

Organization Address:
Box 248
Cutknife, SK  
S0M 0N0