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Parenting Bundle

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health 299 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Receive the gifts of songs, stories, medicines, traditions and the wisdom of experience. The Parenting Bundle is a 8-week holistic and cultural parenting program that empowers Indigenous parents and caregivers so that we may raise healthy children, families and communities. • Weekly smudge ceremonies • Seven Grandfather Teachings • Medicine wheel teachings • Knowledge keepers...

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Carving and Sculpting with Byron Conant

299 Montreal Rd. 299 Montreal Rd., Ottawa, ON, Canada

Come and join carving and sculpting with Byron Conant every Friday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Byron Conant is a Cree artist, crafter and carver from James Smith First Nation in Saskatchewan, and has been living in Ottawa for the past 20 years. Byron makes dreamcatchers, drums, lanyards, keychains, wood carvings and knives. He...

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Wellbriety – Kiyam

Wellness House 268 Bradley Ave., Ottawa, ON, Canada

This in-person men's group will focus on a holistic approach to learn and benefit from traditional, as well as conventional means of healing. It will provide the medicine and tools that will help empower ourselves over drugs, alcohol and or violence, to help us overcome the trauma that has caused our spirits to be wounded....

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Sisters in Recovery

Wellness House 268 Bradley Ave., Ottawa, ON, Canada

Join us in-person for a weekly harm-reduction based healing circle for Indigenous women, and those beyond the binary, that will focus on a holistic approach to healing and recovery, incorporating traditional teachings as well as Western knowledge. Group will be co-facilitated by Addictions Counsellor, Sasha Gordon, and Cultural Grandmother Louella. Programming takes place Mondays from...

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Culture Night

Wabano Centre, Grand Gathering Space 299 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Join us every Monday evening for Culture Night! Featuring new guest speakers every week, discussing teachings, medicines, and more!   Come learn the ingenious ways Algonquin ancestors built the foundational structure of their birch bark canoes with the simplicity of their intellectual designs. Pinock is an Algonquin from the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg Nation near Maniwaki,...

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Culture Night

Join us every Monday evening for our Culture Night! Featuring new guest speakers every week, discussing teachings, medicines, and more! Now in-person at the Centre (299 Montreal Road) For more information, please directly contact: Raymond Soosay Cultural Coordinator 613-748-0657 Ext. 317 cultureteam@wabano.com

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Diabetes Education Group

Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health 299 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Come meet with our Diabetes team to learn more about diabetes management. Each week we will meet to answer your questions about diabetes and discuss different topics such as: nutrition, fitness, light mobility activities, diabetes education, traditional teachings, etc. Refreshments will be provided! June 4 Let’s talk about your feet! free take-home kit to help...

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Nimiigwetchwendam

Wabano Housing Office 338 Montreal Rd., 2nd Floor, Ottawa, ON, Canada

A weekly, co-ed, confidential and in-person sharing circle utilizing the 7 Sacred Teachings, the Medicine Wheel and other traditional concepts as guiding principles to promote the healing and wellness of participants. Light snack and bus tickets provided. In-person at Wabano Housing, 338 Montreal Rd., 2nd Floor No registration is required for this group. Wabano programs...

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Zumba (In-Person)

Zumba is a cardio and Latin dance fitness class designed to get you moving and having fun! This weekly event takes place at 295 Montreal Rd., Vanier, ON. Registration is required. Please fill out the form below or contact:     Funded by MOHLTC, Government of Ontario

Full Moon Celebration – ONLINE

Please join us for teachings of the full moon ceremony! Louella will host a virtual celebration from 4-5PM. Register and join us here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYqfuqsqD4iGdKx2Q2NTjd45LhD_BlZ34N- If you have any questions or issues registering, please contact: Raymond Soosay Cultural Coordinator 613-748-0657 Ext. 317 cultureteam@wabano.com