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Proposed Settlement of Sixties Scoop Class Action

Posted on Jan 21, 2018 in Justice, Child Services, News | 2 comments

TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2018 /CNW/ – The representatives of certain survivors of the Sixties Scoop have reached a proposed settlement...

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Alberta Gov’t schedules engagement sessions with Sixties Scoop Survivors and their families

Posted on Jan 5, 2018 in Justice, Child Services, News, Politics | 1 comment

(January 5, 2018) – The Government of Alberta wants to hear from survivors of the Sixties Scoop and their families to help inform a...

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AFN Bulletin: Report on the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly December 2017

Posted on Jan 3, 2018 in Health, Treaty Rights, Housing, Conferences, Justice, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Child Services, News, Politics | 0 comments

(December 2017) – Almost 1,500 Chiefs, Elders, youth and other delegates attended the AFN Special Chiefs Assembly (SCA) in Ottawa,...

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60s scoop victims have a new voice in Alberta

Posted on Dec 22, 2017 in Social Issues, Culture, John Copley, Justice, Child Services, News, Politics | 4 comments

By John Copley (ANNews) – Adam North Peigan is president of the 60s Scoop Indigenous Society of Alberta. Born in 1964, he was just an...

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AFN to Canada: Comply with CHRT Ruling, Support First Nations Children Now

Posted on Nov 2, 2017 in Health, Social Issues, Justice, Child Services, News | 0 comments

OTTAWA, Nov. 2, 2017 /CNW/ – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde addressed supporters gathered today...

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Alberta marks UN Indigenous rights anniversary

Posted on Sep 13, 2017 in Health, Treaty Rights, Land Claims, Social Issues, Justice, Metis Rights, Child Services, News | 0 comments

(September 13, 2017) – Indigenous Relations Minister Richard Feehan issued the following statement celebrating the 10th anniversary...

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