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Women’s Right to Be Safe Guide

March 30, 2021 – This guide is a compilation of many interviews and conversations with Indigenous women and girls at their own life stages, and who have shared their knowledge and inspirations in the creation of this guide. This guide draws upon the insight of the stories shared that shows resiliency and strength and offers […]

Denisiqi and Changing Directions Partnership

Changing Directions, Denisiqi Services Society, the Boys and Girls Club of Williams Lake and District and the Williams Lake RCMP have, since October and running every second Friday, been hosting free, drop-in ice hockey for youth at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. Our Program Manager, Changing Directions – In Support of Aboriginal Youth in Nanaimo, […]

Report of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women

SUMMARY Despite a long history of marginalization within Canada, Indigenous women continue to be pillars of their communities, acting as leaders, decision makers, role models and mentors. Nevertheless, some Indigenous women’s lives have been harmed by their experiences within the federal justice and correctional systems. Indigenous women are over-represented as offenders in the federal justice […]