Ottawa-Carleton, ON
Minwaashin Lodge
Minwaashin Lodge provides a range of programs and services to First Nations, Inuit and Metis women and children who are survivors of domestic and other forms of violence, and who may also be suffering the effects of the residential school system. All programs and services are provided in the context of cultural beliefs and values to ensure a holistic approach is used as part of the healing journey.
 
Services and programs include:

Counselling specializing for adults, youth and children
Children's program (Sacred Child Program) for aged 0-6 and parents/caregivers
Oshki Kizis Lodge -- shelter for aboriginal women and children fleeing violence
Transitional and Family Support
Youth Progams (Fire Keepers and Spirit Movers) for children and youth aged 8-18
Traditional Healther/Elder Cultural Programing, including teachings, ceremonies and visiting Elders
Program for Two-spirit people
Pre-employment readiness training
100-1155 Lola Street
Ottawa, ON, K1K 4C1
613-741-5590
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English
Fees: None
Area Served: Ottawa-Carleton

Programs/Services Include...

Oshki Kizis Lodge
Program/Service of : Minwaashin Lodge
Oshki Kizis Lodge serves the aboriginal community by providing a safe and supportive environment for  First Nations, Inuit and Metis women and children who are fleeing violence and abuse.
100-1155 Lola Street
Ottawa, ON, K1K 4C1
613-741-5590
Ages served: All ages
Languages served: English, French
Fees: None
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This resource is listed under these topics

Emergency Shelter and Housing
Trauma including Abuse
Counselling and Therapy
Females (Girls, Women)
First Nations, Inuit and Métis (FNIM)
Last modified Feb 14, 2013 8:26am
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