On Thursday, September 28th at 4pm, survivors are invited to a private opening ceremony and feast for the exhibition “Bi-Giwen Honouring our Journeys – Truth-telling from the Sixties Scoop” in partnership with Legacy of Hope Foundation. At 6pm, this exhibition will be open to the public. […]
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www.niscw.org // firstname.lastname@example.org MEDIA ADVISORY Indigenous Survivors to Canada: End Colonial Child Welfare Policies, Provide Reparations for the Sixties Scoop Press Conference: September 26, 2017 – 10am- Charles Lynch Room, Centre Block, Parliament Hill (Ottawa, Algonquin Territory/September 20, 2017) As Canada continues to celebrate its […]
October 18th, 2017
The National Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Network, formerly the Ottawa Adoptee Committee, formed a national coalition of Indigenous people (Métis, First Nation and Inuit) which provides leadership, support and advocacy for those affected by Indigenous Child Removal Systems in Canada, regardless of where they reside. (more…)
2016 Indigenous Adoptee Pipe Ceremony and Feast In anticipation of the historical class action hearing for sixties scoop survivors we are holding a Pipe Ceremony and Feast on August 16, 2016. This hearing may set precedent for those impacted but also triggering for those impacted […]
MEDIA ADVISORY Solidarity Rally hosted by Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare on Parliament Hill Ottawa, ON
The Indigenous Survivors of Child Welfare Adoptee- Ottawa group is hosting a Solidarity Rally for Indigenous people affected by Canada’s Native Child Welfare system at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario on April 29, 2016. The overall intent of the rally is to demand a resolve […]
Hello! Happy New Year Folks!!!
A fellow adoptee and entrepenuer Dawn Setford at Pass the Feather has cleaned up the website and helped create a survey for adoptees who are interested in future gatherings in Ottawa.
Your feedback is essential and greatly appreciated!
Please visit this link and if you have any questions, please feel free to email us at email@example.com
Source: 2016 Indigenous Adoptee Survey
2014 | First National BiGiwen Indigenous Adoptee Gathering A year ago on Sept 20 & 21st 2014 we hosted our first National BiGiwen Indigenous Adoptee Gathering which took place on Algonquin territory otherwise known as Ottawa With the help of many volunteers and some community […]
Karaoke Fundraiser for 2nd National Bi’Giwen Indigenous Adoptee Gathering Hello friends,family & community! Bring your friends and family out for a fun evening of music, food, community and laughter. Where: Shanghai Restaurant 651 Somerset Street, Ottawa, ON When: July 31st, 2015 Time: 7:00pm-11pm Please follow […]
The Ottawa IAG Committee has chosen a beautiful campsite about 40 minutes out of Ottawa that has rustic cabins, a rec hall,a full kitchen, a gated pool and plenty of outdoor space for games & cultural activities. that will include sweat lodges, sharing circles and many […]