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Garden River First Nation
Community Cultural Awareness

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Provides community members with cultural awareness and traditional teachings
  • Teaches and assists community members in the art of regalia making
  • Offers the traditional teachings behind the different regalia
  • Provides workshops for skilled crafts such as traditional pipes, drums, rattles, moccasins, baskets and beading
  • Provides services of skilled medicine people who teach how to identify local medicines used for minor ailments
Provides the health modalities of:
  • Sweat lodge ceremonies
  • Traditional cedar baths
  • Traditional stress management
  • Traditional healer services
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Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron TreatyMonthly program/activities calendar available at Wellness Centre, Healing Lodge, in newsletter and on website
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-May Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4:15 pm Jun-AugActivities: see monthly calendar
Eligibility
  • Members of Garden River First Nation
  • Programs and services may be extended to others based on resources available and/or program/service guidelines
Application Process
Registration required for program participation
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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