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


MISSING AND MURDERED WOMEN & GIRLS:

1) FAMILY INFORMATION LIAISON UNIT (FiLU)

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:


RESOURCES:

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

RESOURCES

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.

Resources:

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


OUR ORGANIZATION

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