Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Keeseekoose First Nation

Grant ID: 3932.02

Project Title: Circle of Strength Youth Mental Health Healing Project

Project Description: The three communities of Keeseekoose, Key and Cote is working on an Integrated approach to mental health healing services for Youth; Strengthened cooperative professional relationships between Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal health agencies; The production of regular Newsletters sharing information on health and safety issues; East Central Health District workers will be more sensitive to the issues and have learned new healing practices; The Circle of Strength will have a documented Model of Holistic Treatment Service designed for portability to other programs; Develop a Strategic Plan for Sustainability generating dollars for the Walk-In Clinic; Develop and implement a Strategic Plan for complete Service Transfer; Keeseekoose will assume full control and management of the Walk-In Clinic. The KKFN Mental Health Unit will hopefully receive designation under the Mental Health Act of Saskatchewan.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $795,505.00

Primary Contact:
Mr. Leonard Keshane
Band Councillor
Tel: 306-621-2445

Organization Address:
26 McNiel Crescent
Yorkton, SK   S3N 3J3