Healing the generations.
To provide engagement, support and capacity for NAN survivors, their families and communities. To foster healing from the lasting impacts of Indian Residential Schools and Day Schools, to support healing, reclamation, justice, and reconciliation.
What We're Doing
The Reclamation and Healing Department will work with communities and Tribal Councils to support Survivor-Led initiatives under the guidance and direction of the Survivors and Family Empowerment (SAFE) Council. This includes providing:
Assisting communities and initiatives on searches of former IRS sites
Health Support/Cultural Support
Help survivors access and navigate services
Education and Awareness
Raising awareness through advocacy and increasing education regarding the truth of residential schools in Canada
Reclamation & Healing Strategy
The Reclamation and Healing Strategy was co-created by the SAFE Council as a guide to how the department will approach the work. The strategy will utilize a 6 pillared approach:
- Support & Advocacy
- Healing Initiatives
All positions are currently closed.