Wabano in the news

Wabano provides compelling and engaging stories that capture the essence of Ottawa’s Indigenous community!

Wabano is featured in local and national news.  

Capital Current

The online publication of Carleton University’s journalism program. Feature story on Ottawa’s Housing First strategy not working for  homeless Indigenous people – with Wabano Housing Director Tina Slauenwhite and client Christopher Whalen. (November 26, 2018)

CBC Radio/TV/Digital

  • ‘CBC News’ Robert De Serres, one of Wabano’s CSW staff, helps a client go home to be with his family one last time
  • ‘Wabano Fine Chocolates‘ Pierrette Vezina shares her recipe for success
  • ‘All in A Day’ hosted by Alan Neal on CBC Radio One. Radio interview with Buffy Sainte-Marie. Airdate: November 14, 2018
  • ‘All in A Day’ hosted by Alan Neal on CBC Radio One. Radio interview with Allison Fisher who is speaking about Wabano’s 20th anniversary celebrations featuring a concert with Buffy Sainte-Marie. Airdate: November 2, 2018

Photo: Michelle Valberg


  • ‘An Hour to Give’ hosted by Sam Laprade on 1310 News. Radio interview featuring Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau and Allison Fisher. Airdate – July 28, 2018

LUXE Magazine

Ottawa Business Journal

Digileak Canada 

Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Community News

CBC News

CBC News (French) Radio-Canada Montréal

The Ottawa Sun

Metro News


CBC Radio

CBC News

Nation Talk

 Allison Fisher with Shirley Greenberg and Tim Kluke - Ottawa Citizen

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