Indian Residential School (IRS)

INDIAN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL

  • The goal of this program is to provide and coordinate specific  services to former Indian Residential School students and their  immediate family members and/or support persons. 
  • Ensuring that former IRS student are aware of resources available to them 
  • Support the emotional, physical, spiritual and mental well-being of former IRS students and their family members and community at large 
  • Host group activities for former IRS students such as: 
    • Home visits, Elder/Youth camps, Elders Breakfasts/luncheons, crafting  classes, etc. that will allow them to safely address a broad spectrum of  mental wellness issues related to childhood trauma.