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Indigenous Cultural Competency Training: Cycle 2


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Victoria Hall, 27 Mosley St (Building says 25 not 27), Aurora, L4G 1R2

Cost: Free

Registration: Required

About the Training: As a continuum of learning, we build on from the first cycle, the historical narrative and exploring more recent efforts to re-frame the relationship between Indigenous and

About the Training:

As a continuum of learning, we build on from the first cycle, the historical narrative and exploring more recent efforts to re-frame the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples. Specific content includes: the “White paper” and the response from Indigenous people, amendments to the Indian Act, the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Canada’s apology to Residential School Survivors, the lawsuit for the Scoop, and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Learning Outcomes:

Understand more recent events and how they work to address or fail to address, historic trauma within Indigenous communities;

Identify implications and impacts of discriminatory Legislation on Indigenous communities;

Learn trauma informed approaches to enhance organizational communication;

Come to know the resiliency of Indigenous peoples and their respective ‘culture’

Development of specific action items that focus on Relationship Building and Respect.

Indigenous Cultural Competency Training: Cycles 3 to 5 are currently under development


For more information on OFIFC Cultural Competency Training or other training that the OFIFC provides, as well as availability and fees, please contact the OFIFC at 416.956.7575.

 

Contact: Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres
Phone: 416-956-7575

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