Pwi Di Goo Zing Ne Yaa Zhing Advisory Services
Secure Custody Facility

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Description
Manages a secure custody facility for Aboriginal youth in conflict with the law
  • Aims to reconnect youth with the Aboriginal heritage and traditions to enhance their capacity to make better choices after the transition to community life
  • Accommodates 12 youth with separate areas for 8 males and 4 females

Provides the following culturally appropriate rehabilitation programs and services:
  • A ceremonial space to learn and practice cultural ceremonies
  • An educational program to help youth further academic studies and develop skills
  • Traditional teachings and Aboriginal history
  • Anger management sessions and counselling
  • Life skills education and training
Eligibility
Aboriginal youth from Northwestern Ontario in conflict with the law and are being detained or serving sentences

Age Requirements: Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s);
Application Process
Referral only through Court system
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Applicable - Mailing address only
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On October 29, 2019

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