Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Grant and Contribution Details: 2009-2010 - 3rd Quarter
Recipient Name: SASKATOON TRIBAL COUNCIL URBAN FIRST NATIONS SERVICES INC.
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date: 2009-12-23
Value: $25,000.00
Type: Contribution
Purpose: STC Urban First Nations Services Inc. has entered into a contribution agreement with the Department of Justice Canada to provide training to program staff to build knowledge, skills and abilities that will enhance programming targeted towards those in conflict with the law, victims and families. Life Skills Coach training will build the skills required for providing effective, structured group programming that addresses healing and assists clients in learning skills that facilitate healthier decision making and more productive lifestyles. To enhance the provision of culturally-based programming, staff members will also receive training in First Nations restorative justice practices. The inclusion of First Nations historical concepts and practices, together with more modern day practices, will assist in building the skill sets, confidence and abilities of staff to facilitate new and innovative programming that embraces traditional, holistic concepts.
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