Thursday, October 20, 2016

Chief Robert Joseph, Truth & Reconciliation Journey

Robert Joseph

"Chief Robert Joseph is a Hereditary Chief of the Gwawaenuk First Nation who upholds a life dedicated to bridging the differences brought about by intolerance, lack of understanding, and racism at home and abroad. "

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The Indian Residential School Survivor Society (IRSSS) is a provincial organization with a twenty year history of providing services to Indian Residential School Survivors.
Indian Residential School Survivors and Family
*Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line is available 24 hours a day for anyone experiencing pain or distress as a result of his or her residential school experience.
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Accepted to TRC Carving Cohort - Langara

"So we were writing around Stanley Parke and this is where I recieved the wonderful news.  It was the day I received the email I was accepted to the TRC Carving Cohort at Langara.  Powerful place and such great news. I cried. I was so happy. I need this so bad. I want it so much."