Helping Aboriginal People
     Heal Themselves.

Meyoyawin Circle Corp

Grant ID:

Project Title: Holistic Program

Project Description: The project is a healing program for women who are incarcerated and have been affected by the Legacy of Physical and Sexual Abuse in Residential Schools. The Survivors and their descendants will benefit from the program because they will be given history, the consequences and then some tools which will be able to deal with the effects that the Residential Schools had on themselves and their families. The program consists of classroom groups and one-on-one counselling. The classroom consists of a number of modules including:

- Cultural Orientation;
- Self Development;
- Communication skills;
- Sexual Abuse Education and Awareness;
- Family Support Systems;
- Pathways to mental health, and
- Socio-economic module.

End Date: March 31, 2010

AHF Contribution: $280,173.00

Primary Contact:
Ms. Roberta Burns
Program Director
Tel: 306-953-3149

Organization Address:
c/o Pine Grove Correctional Center
Prince Albert, SK   S6V 6G1