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Submitted by Saskatoon on September 24, 2015 - 2:55am
Aboriginal Engagement Conference (Saskatoon)

“Learning from one another to build community”

DateNovember 17-18, 2015
Location: TCU Place 35 22nd St. East, Saskatoon, SK 
Cost: $125 Inclusive (plenary, keynotes, meal); OR $50 keynotes only 

The United Way, Saskatoon Health Region, City of Saskatoon, and the Aboriginal Friendship Centres of Saskatoon are hosting a two-day conference that will focus on issues concerning Aboriginal engagement and human service delivery issues relevant to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal participants. If you’re working towards respectful Aboriginal engagement and inclusion within a community based setting, this conference is for you. This conference will: 

  • Provide non-Aboriginal organizations with resources to assist in engaging the Aboriginal community as employees and volunteers.
  • Support organizations working to incorporate Aboriginal values within program and service delivery settings with the goal of creating culturally safe organizations.

Opening Keynote Speaker: Stephen Kakfwi, CEO of Canadians for a New Partnership
Closting Keynote Speaker: Jus
tice Murray Sinclair, Chair of the Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconcilliation Commission  

Registration Deadline: November 2, 2015

Register here