This program provides a free counselling service for adults and youth who have experienced family violence. Counselling is one-to-one and may be obtained by personal request or agency referral.
Presentations on family violence and referrals to other agencies are available upon request.
This program provides individuals and families with safety planning and appropriate cultural programming including sage, sweet grass, awareness and healing circles using aboriginal knowledge.
Features of the program:
Referrals come from various agencies including court-mandated domestic violence programming, probation services, schools, victim services, Yorkton Tribal Council, CFS, Whitespruce Training Centre, addictions programs, mental health programs, women shelters and self-referral.
Contact the Aboriginal Family Violence Program Manager