Equay-wuk (Women's Group)



Employment Skills Training Program (*Deadline to apply: Oct 28, 2016)

Poster (pdf) - program starts November 7, 2016


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

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.

Community Wellness Program - funder Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy

Workshops Offered:

Prescription Drug Abuse


Healthy Relationships

Family Violence Prevention


Healthy Families~Surviving Responsibilities

Alcohol/Street Drugs/Solvent Abuse

Building Aboriginal Women's Leadership 2015-18 funded by the Government of Ontario (Ontario Women's Directorate)

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


Home Based Business - A Guide for Nishnawbe Women Manual Templates

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


Community Declaration

Helping Your Community

Organizing Events

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, Sioux Lookout ON, P8T 1C4

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


Last Updated: October 16, 2016