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board members volunteer opportunity

board members volunteer opportunity

CALL FOR BOARD MEMBERS Board Members | VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY The National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare (NISCW) Network is seeking community leaders to join our Board of Directors for the 2018-2021 period (13 representatives). The board members provide leadership to the NISCW Network in the […]

Toll Free Support Line Number

Toll Free Support Line Number

National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Network 60s Scoop Peer Support Line: Toll Free Support Line Number 1 866 456 6060 The toll free support line will provide listening and support services to Indigenous sixties scoop survivors who experienced displacement, loss of culture, due to […]

NISCW Network Launches Toll Free Sixties Scoop Support Line

NISCW Network Launches Toll Free Sixties Scoop Support Line

NISCW Network Launches Toll Free Sixties Scoop Support Line (November 27, 2017 – Ottawa/Algonquin Territory) Today, the National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Network is launching a National Sixties Scoop hotline, where survivors will be able to access direct support and information. Following last month’s […]

Manitoba Métis Federation Response

Manitoba Métis Federation Response

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Sixties Scoop Lawsuit Questions

Sixties Scoop Lawsuit Questions

Posted on October 10, 2017by Sixties Scoop Lawsuit We invited lead lawyer Jeffery Wilson to clarify questions being asked. We set out the questions and Jeffery’s answers: Question: Can I still sue the children’s aid societies and the Ontario government for the harm I experienced […]

NISCWN Response to Class Action Exclusions | Press Conference

NISCWN Response to Class Action Exclusions | Press Conference

National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Network news conference | October 10, 2017 In response to exclusion of Métis and non-status Survivors being excluded from class action settlement. [gview file=”http://niscw.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/NISCW-Press-Release-Oct-10.pdf”]

MEDIA ADVISORY | FRIDAY OCT 6 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY | FRIDAY OCT 6 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY Sixties Scoop Survivors to Canada: Fund Healing, Include Métis Survivors   (Ottawa, Algonquin Territory, October 6, 2017) Following Minister Carolyn Bennett’s announcement of an agreement in principle for a National Settlement for Sixties Scoop survivors today, the National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Network (NISCW) is reminding Canada that […]