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MNO observes moment of silence for the 215 lost children: June 6 at 6pm

The devastating revelations of Kamloops Indian Residential School tragedy has deeply saddened and disturbed our nation; reminding us of the lasting impact of intergenerational trauma and the vast reconciliation work still to be done. PCMNO Executive Senator Rene Gravelle asks all Citizens to join him this Sunday, June 6 at 6pm EST for a few […]

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Canada Supports Rapid Housing Project in Toronto

June 4, 2021 Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. The COVID-19 crisis has made it clear that affordable housing is key to Canada’s recovery for regions across the country, including right here in Toronto. Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister responsible for […]

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Tungasuvvingat Inuit Remembers Brenda Conboy

It is with profound sadness that Tungasuvvingat Inuit (TI) has learned of the passing of urban Inuit advocate, Brenda Conboy. Brenda was the first ever Executive Director at Tungasuvvingat Inuit when the organization launched on March 3rd of 1987. Brenda was part of the original Board of Directors when TI came together at 507 Bronson […]

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NFN: Solidarity with the Families of the 215 Binoojiisag & Support for our Families

Nipissing First Nation offers our deepest condolences to the families of the 215 children recently discovered at the former Kamloops Residential School in the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc territory, and to all survivors of residential schools across Canada. As news of this horrific discovery is shared around the world, it can trigger unpleasant feelings or memories […]

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NAN Mourns Passing of Elder Abraham Metatawabin of Fort Albany First Nation

THUNDER BAY, ON: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN)’s Executive Council expresses heartfelt condolences following the passing of former Fort Albany First Nation Chief, NAN Elder, and Canadian Ranger Abraham Metatawabin: “On behalf of Nishnawbe Aski Nation we send our love and prayers to Abraham’s family and the entire community of Fort Albany First Nation. Abraham was […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 202198 Views

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OFIFC mourns 215 Indigenous children and all who suffered at residential schools

The Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres (OFIFC) is deeply saddened by the horrific news of finding 215 children buried in an unmarked location at the Kamloops Residential School. Our hearts are grieving alongside the children’s families, friends and loved ones. We are all deeply affected by this and know this tragedy brings many troubling […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 2021110 Views

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Six Nations of the Grand River: Statement on Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation’s Recent Findings at Kamloops Residential School Site

It was confirmed that the remains of 215 children were found buried at the site of the former Kamloops Residential School in British Columbia. These remains were uncovered with the help of a ground penetrating radar specialist as part of an investigation that first began preliminary work in the early 2000’s. This tragic loss was […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 202194 Views

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NCFST Statement on the 215 Indigenous Children found buried at an Indian Residential School in Kamloops BC.

It is with tremendous grief that Native Child and Family Services of Toronto (NCFST) expresses our deepest condolences and prayers to the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc community and all the West Coast Nations for the 215 Indigenous children found buried at the Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. For the 215 kids, 430 parents, 860 […]

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NWAC Mourns The Loss Of Hundreds Of Children At Kamloops Indian Residential School, Demands Grounds Of All Similar Institutions Be Searched For More Victims

OTTAWA – It was with heavy hearts that the Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) and its members, the grassroots First Nations, Métis, and Inuit women in this country, learned that the bodies of at least 215 children had been found using ground-penetrating radar on the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School. These […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 202197 Views

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Statement from Métis Nation of Ontario on recent revelations from Kamloops Indian Residential School

It was with great sadness to all across the Métis Nation of Ontario to hear of the tragic news from Kamloops, British Columbia, where Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation leaders have confirmed the bodies of 215 children were recently found buried in unmarked graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School. We mourn for the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 202199 Views

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