ABORIGINAL RESOURCES

The Healing Journey

Alberta Family Violence Resources- Aboriginal Transition Houses and Family Violence Crisis Lines, Aboriginal Legal Aid Services, Legal Aid Services, Legal Clinics and Legal Information Sources, Family Mediation Services, Native Courtworker Programs, Provincial Agencies and Government Departments, Victim Assistance Programs


Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women

The Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) is a non-profit organization that recognizes the role, value, and achievement of Aboriginal women in society and raises awareness about the challenges and obstacles faced by Aboriginal women. IAAW is based in Edmonton and operates in chapters across Alberta.


Alberta.ca Indigenous Women's Initiatives

Ongoing work to improve socio-economic outcomes for Alberta's Indigenous women through collaboration and partnerships.


Town of Peace River- Alberta Aboriginal Women's Society

To assist Aboriginal Women, their families, and communities in furthering their social, economic, and educational goals by promoting available resources. Assist Aboriginal Women to form Chapters in their Regions for the benefit of their families and the Communities. Provide information and referral such as, Employment, Social Services, Education, Alcohol and Drug abuse, Health/Healing, HIV/Aids and Justice. Aboriginal Human Resources Skills Development Agreement: Employment counseling and training, client action plan development, supported job search, labour exchange services and other employment related services.


Resources for Indigenous Peoples- Canadian Mental Health Association

Counselling, Education, Employment (including entrepreneurship), Family Violence and Abuse, Substance Abuse / Addiction, Housing / Homelessness Prevention, Information and Referral, Legal / Status, Parenting Programs / Support (*Parent Link Centre), Health, Supportive Services


Law Central Alberta (Centre for Public Legal Education of Alberta)- Aboriginal Women

CPLEA Suggested Resources, Alberta Resources, Canada/Federal Resources.