Equay-wuk (Women's Group)

Training Opportunity:

Employment Skills Training Program (deadline October 19, 2018)

Poster (pdf)

Print, fill out & submit this Pif form (pdf) with your application

Community Wellness Program - funder Indigenous Healing and Wellness Strategy

Workshops Offered:

Prescription Drug Abuse, Self-esteem, Healthy Relationships, Family Violence Prevention, Bullying, Healthy Families~Surviving Responsibilities, Alcohol/Street Drugs/Solvent Abuse

Building Aboriginal Women's Leadership 2015-19 funded by the Government of Ontario (Ministry of Status of Women)

* Leadership Workshops available

History/Background Information - Nishnawbe Women in Leadership and Self Government



For More Information: FiLU (pdf)

2) VICTIM SERVICES PROGRAM - funded by the Government of Ontario, Ministry of Attorney General, Indigenous Justice Division

Purpose: To serve families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, Transgendered and Two-Spirited (MMIWGT2S).

Location: Working with Family Liaison Unit Staff, at the Equay-wuk (Women's Group) office.

The Victim Services Worker will provide to clients:


Domestic Violence Training For Professionals / Service Providers - funded by the Government of Ontario (Ontario Women's Directorate)


Community Declaration

Helping Your Community

Organizing Events

Family Violence Aftercare Project - funded by Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health Branch

Family Violence Aftercare Resource Booklet (pdf)

Our Elders, Our Strength

- a project to create a community response protocol and resources to address Elder Abuse Funded by New Horizons for Seniors, Employment and Social Development Canada

Increasing our Knowledge, Building on our Strengths - Connecting Communities

Project Information (pdf)

The short term project will train a variety of First Nations community service workers from 31 remote First Nation communities. The training will consist of legal information related to violence against women and human rights.


Increasing our Knowledge: Building on our Strengths (pdf) Resource Booklet

Legal Information is Not the Same as Legal Advice (pdf) - OjiCree/English translated resource

Home Based Business - A Guide for Nishnawbe Women Manual Templates

The 'Kookum Project' (Indian Residential Schools)

Kookum Resource Workbook Oji-cree Kookum Resource Workbook


Background Information

Display of Material Produced - Booklets, Kits, Manuals

Catchment Area Map

First Nation Communities Served

Contact Info:

Equay-wuk (Women's Group)

P. O. Box 1781

16 Fourth Avenue North

Sioux Lookout ON, P8T 1C4

Tel: (807) 737-2214 or toll free (800) 261-8294 Fax: (807) 737-2699


Last Updated: October 3, 2018