Huu ay aht First Nation
Port Alberni, British Columbia
ƛiƛič̓ałukwit̓asin – we will be steering our canoe in the right direction – will help girls to develop meaningful relationships with themselves and others. The program also aims to strengthen participants’ cultural identities and offer strategies to manage mental health and relationship issues, to help prevent intimate partner violence, self-harm and substance use. Through weekly sessions, mentoring and retreats, young Huu-ay-aht women will connect with one another, their traditional lands and culture.