Residential School Gathering 2021, Nov 16 to 19 Chisasibi

Residential School Gathering 2021, Nov 16 to 19 @ Chisasibi Banquet Hall MIINIWACHIHIWAAWIN:      Traditional Healing will be available Massage therapy Services will be available (Registrations Available) Reflexology Individual Counselling Therapy: will be available Sweats lodge ceremonies will be held daily in the evenings and mealsLocation: Banquet Hall – …

We were Children

In this feature film, the profound impact of the Canadian government’s residential school system is conveyed through the eyes of two children who were forced to face hardships beyond their years. As young children, Lyna and Glen were taken from their homes and placed in church-run boarding schools, where they …

More than 800 residential school students died in Alberta — advocates say it’s time to find their graves

When Jackie Bromley heard that the remains of 215 children were found at the site of a former residential school in B.C., she had flashbacks to her time at St. Mary’s Residential School on the Blood Reserve in southern Alberta. Bromley, who is now 70, remembers students talking about graves behind …