Equay Wuk Women's Group

Site: Equay Wuk Women's Group

Service: Domestic Violence Training

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides workshops to raise awareness of violence against women for community professionals and service providers
 
Workshops focus on: 
  • How the cycle of abuse affects the family and community at large 
  • Early warning signs of family violence 
  • Developing culturally sensitive prevention and aftercare programs 
  • Eliminating ostracism of victims forced to leave home/community during crisis 
  • Increasing understanding and policies of service providers and employers dealing with domestic violence situations
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Aroland First Nation ; Bearskin Lake First Nation ; Cat Lake First Nation ; Deer Lake First Nation ; Eabametoong First Nation ; Fort Severn First Nation ; Kasabonika Lake First Nation ; Keewaywin First Nation ; Kenora District ; Kingfisher Lake First Nation ; Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation ; Koocheching First Nation ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Marten Falls First Nation ; McDowell Lake First Nation ; Mishkeegogamang First Nation ; Muskrat Dam First Nation ; Neskantaga First Nation ; Nibinamik First Nation ; North Caribou First Nation ; North Spirit Lake First Nation ; Ojibway Nation of Saugeen First Nation ; Pikangikum First Nation ; Poplar Hill First Nation ; Sachigo Lake First Nation ; Sandy Lake First Nation ; Slate Falls First Nation ; Wapekeka First Nation ; Wawakapewin First Nation ; Webequie First Nation ; Whitewater Lake First Nation ; Wunnumin Lake First Nation
Eligibility First Nations women who reside within the 31 First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout District Zone
Application
  • Registration for program required 
  • For Domestic Violence Training registration or information contact Rachel
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-2214
Toll Free Phone 1-800-261-8294
Fax 807-737-2699
E-Mail equaywuk@bellnet.ca
Website www.equaywuk.ca
Primary Contact Reception; Phone: 807-737-2214 ext 201
Primary Executive Darlene Angeconeb, Acting Executive Director; Phone: 807-737-2214 ext 200; Email: darlene@equaywuk.ca
Alternate Executive Andrea Boles, Training Manager; Phone: 807-737-2214 ext 205; Email: andrea@equaywuk.ca
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 16 Fourth Ave
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1C4
 
View Google Map
Intersection Fourth Ave near Front St
Mailing Address PO Box 1781 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1C4
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Provincial - Ontario Women's Directorate ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation