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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.

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 […]

Ottawa Sixties Scoop survivors on federal settlement

Ottawa Sixties Scoop survivors on federal settlement

CLICK HERE FOR LINK: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/sixties-scoop-ottawa-survivors-1.4342893 ‘A small step’: Ottawa Sixties Scoop survivors on federal settlement Federal government announced $800 million for survivors By Matthew Kupfer, CBC News Posted: Oct 06, 2017 8:06 AM ET Last Updated: Oct 06, 2017 12:17 PM ET Sixties Scoop survivors in […]

Press Conference – September 26

Press Conference – September 26

Product / Service Categories   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Conference: September 26, 2017 – 10am- Charles Lynch Room, Centre Block, Parliament Hill Indigenous Survivors to Trudeau: Dismantle Colonial Child Welfare Policies, Pay Reparations for the Sixties Scoop (Ottawa, Algonquin Territory/September 25, 2017) On the tenth anniversary […]

Legacy of Hope Exhibition Agenda

Legacy of Hope Exhibition Agenda

On Thursday, September 28th at 4pm, survivors are invited to a private opening ceremony and feast for the exhibition “Bi-Giwen Honouring our Journeys – Truth-telling from the Sixties Scoop” in partnership with Legacy of Hope Foundation. At 6pm, this exhibition will be open to the public.    […]