COVID-19: How Your Support Helps Women and Girls During the Pandemic
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Caroline Anawak
Iqaluit, NU

Nominated by: Y.W.C.A. Agvvik Nunavut

Former Coroner, Justice of the Peace
Formerly elected to 3 District Education Authorities
Former Councillor on the Hamlet of Rankin Inlet Hamlet Council
Winner, Queens Jubilee Medal for Community Service
Winner, Commissioners’ Award for Bravery
Foster Parent for 40 years and adopted 10 children
Co-founder of the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention
Co-founder, NWT Status of Women
Co-founder, Katuajuq Shelter and Day Care
Member, City of Iqaluit Disabilities Advisory Board
Kamatsiaqtut Nunavut Crisis Line – 11 years
Member, 2 YWCA Boards

Formal Education and Training:

Teacher Trainer of Adults – Algonquin College – Ottawa
Train the Trainer – St Francis Xavier U., Antigonish, N.S.
Trauma Counsellor – Hincks-Dellcrest, Toronto
Childrens’ Grief and Bereavement – Hincks-Dellcrest, Toronto
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – Hincks-Dellcrest, Toronto
Alcohol & Drug Intervention Counsellor – Algonquin College, Ottawa
Ontario Management Development Diploma in Supervisory Studies – Algonquin College
Working With The Terminally Ill – Algonquin College, Ottawa
Establishing Bereavement Groups – Bereaved Families of Ontario, Iqaluit
Critical Incident Stress Management, Advanced Level – Iqaluit
Negotiation and Alternate Dispute Resolution – Iqaluit