Oct 4 2014

October 4th, 2014 The Mi’Kmaq Women Equine Retreat empower women using Equine Assisted Therapy techniques. Aims to teach women how to better communicate, self-identify, relax and improve self-confidence while embracing their culture. Equine Assisted Therapy, also known as Horse Therapy is used to address anxiety, depression, stress, relationship issues, and communication issues. Participants descried the […]

Aug 26 2014

August 26th-27th, 2014 On August 26th and 27th, 2014, The Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation Band held its Elder Symposium in Stephenville, NL. There were 32 participants, and elders were brought in from across nine wards. Several guest speakers were present, including Lucy Alway from the Department of Tourism, Culture and Recreation, and Dale Jarvis from […]